Ignoring the ban, two-stroke three-wheelers, known as baby-taxis, ply Postogola bridge in Old Dhaka. This type of vehicles are responsible for polluting the environment. Operation of such rundown vehicles may cause accidents, but law enforcers turn a blind eye. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain
This photo of the metro rail station in Dhaka University shows the progress of the construction of Mass Rapid Transit Line-6. This portion of the country’s first metro rail is set to be operational in December 2023. The section from Uttara to Agargaon is to open to public this December. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Palash Khan
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina awarding the Mujib scholarship at the ITC Maurya hotel in New Delhi yesterday. She conferred the scholarship to 10 descendants of Indian soldiers who lost their lives during Bangladesh’s Liberation War in 1971.