A woman seen using an earthen stove to cook yesterday because her gas line has been disconnected. Many residents of Kamrangirchar have been suffering for over a week as Titas Gas authorities have allegedly cut off the main gas supply line in the area without any prior notice due to unpaid bills by some. PHOTO: AMRAN HOSSAIN
None would be more relieved than Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque after the hosts were able to come back to a position of strength against Sri Lanka, thanks to Shakib Al Hasan and Nayeem Hasan as the spin duo’s four scalps in the span of four overs on either side of Lunch interval was instrumental in pulling back the odds in the Tigers’ favour after day two of the Chattogram Test. PHOTO: FIROZ AHMED
A family takes a boat to their inundated home in Sylhet’s Gowainghat upazila to salvage remaining household items yesterday. With three major rivers-- the Surma, the Kushiyara and the Sari-Gowain -- swelling above the danger level, the flood situation in at least seven upazilas of the district and in Sylhet city has worsened.
PHOTO: SHEIKH NASIR