Today's Gallery (2022.05.16)

A boy holds his baby brother on his lap as they sit and wait on the grass for their mother to finish her work in the capital’s Hatirjheel. They appear to be readying themselves for a nap with a small portable fan placed before them to beat the unbearable heat yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman
Travellers are forced to walk in knee-deep water as they disembark from a ferry on the Payra river in Purakata area of Amtali, Barguna. Elevating the approach road by a few feet can save the travellers from the inconvenience. Photo: Sohrab Hossain
Bangladesh players shout in joy after Nayeem Hasan’s (L) dismissal of Sri Lanka opener Oshada Fernando is upheld on review during the first day of the first Test at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram yesterday. The visitors ended the day on 258 for four, with Angelo Mathews unbeaten on 114. PHOTO: FIROZ AHMED
Ignoring court directives, political leaders use posters and placards at the Kadamtoli roundabout in Keraniganj, Dhaka, blocking the view of motorists. Also in blatant disregard of the traffic rules, vehicles are seen plying on the wrong side of a road that connects the capital with the soon-to-be-inaugurated Padma bridge. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman