With schools and colleges open in Ramadan, the streets in the capital were crowded during peak hours yesterday. The photo of commuters desperately trying to get on a bus was taken at Farmgate in the afternoon.
Photo: Prabir Das
The number of patients at icddr,b Dhaka hospital has been several times the number of beds it has amid an outbreak of diarrhoea and cholera in the city. The photo of a crowded ward at the facility was taken yesterday. Photo: Rashed Shumon
Traders from across the country gather at Natun Bazar’s Fishery Ghat in Chattogram to buy and sell both freshwater and saltwater fish. There are at least 200 major wholesalers at the fish market, who operate from 3:00am-8:00am. The fish from this market goes to the port city, Dhaka and several other districts. This photo was taken yesterday morning. Photo: Rajib Raihan
A great assortment of iftar items on the streets is a tradition of Chawkbazar in Old Dhaka. The photo of iftar delicacies was taken yesterday, the first day of Ramadan.
Photo: Amran Hossain