Disregarding safety, two schoolgirls and a man jaywalk amid an onrush of traffic on the capital’s Mirpur road around 12:00pm yesterday, even though a footbridge was just a few yards away. This shows how the frequency of road fatalities does not register with many. PHOTO: PRABIR DAS
Large scrap-laden trucks, illegally parked on Chattogram’s Airport Road, cause immense sufferings to locals and foreign-bound passengers. The already-narrow road becomes almost unusable for these vehicles. The photo was taken yesterday.
Photo: Rajib Raihan
Smoke billowing out of the Madhurchhara Rohingya camp-5 in Cox’s Bazar’s Ukhiya upazila after a fire broke out there yesterday afternoon. The blaze killed a child and destroyed about 300 shanties. The cause of the fire could not be known immediately. Photo: Collected