A covered van collided with a Dhaka bound passenger bus on the Jamurki bridge in Tangail’s Mirzapur upazila yesterday morning, leaving several people injured. However, the bus luckily escaped falling into the river even though the accident caused the bridge’s railing to break. Photo: Star
With their home flooded, a family is loading a boat with household items in Dakat Mara Char of Bogura’s Sariakandi upazila to move to a safe place. Flooding has marooned about 56,000 people in the upazila. The victims in the char are yet to receive any relief materials. Photo: Mostafa Shabuj
Pedestrians struggle to walk on a pavement mostly occupied by parked cycle-vans in the capital’s Karwan Bazar. Sidewalks across the city are often used for parking such vehicles or are sometimes even illegally occupied by hawkers, rendering them useless for their actual purpose. The photo was taken yesterday.
PHOTO: PALASH KHAN
The Public Library building is being knocked down in the capital’s Shahbagh. The housing and public works ministry will build a new structure for the library with modern facilities. The photo was taken on Saturday. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq