Today's Gallery (2022.02.24)

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia arrives at the Sheikh Russel Gastroliver Institute and Hospital in the capital, where she got her Covid-19 booster dose yesterday afternoon. PHoto: collected
Ayyub Ali, in his late 50s, stuck in traffic while carrying steel drums from Jurain to Kamrangirchar in the capital. As he does not have any children to support him, the man has to take on extra workload to earn for his wife and parents. The photo was taken in Dholaikhal area yesterday. PHOTO: AMRAN HOSSAIN
Boats lie abandoned on the banks of Jadukata river, badly affected by erosion and sand lifting, in Badaghat area of Sunamganj’s Tahirpur upazila. Locals say an influential quarter has been extracting sand and stones during the dry season every year, hampering the river’s biodiversity. Those who protest end up being harassed, they said. The photo was taken recently. PHOTO: SHEIKH NASIR