Patients wait in a line outside the Dhaka Medical College Hospital to buy Tk 10 tickets each to see doctors at the outdoor department of the hospital. A large number of patients from low-income families crowd the department each working day as they cannot afford visiting physicians at private hospitals. The photo was taken around 7:30am yesterday, an hour before the ticket counters opened.
Overloaded trucks are mostly to blame for the serious rutting on this road in Alangkar area of Chattogram city. This state of the road puts smaller vehicles at risk. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Rajib Raihan
Locals of Charmukha village in Khulna’s Koyra upazila trying to rebuild a dyke along the Kapotakkha river as high tide inundated 10 nearby villages and maroon some 15,000 people.