BNP supporters at a rally in the capital’s Dholaikhal yesterday. The Dhaka Metropolitan South unit of the party organised the rally to protest the increase in prices of daily necessities and the recent deaths of BNP men allegedly in police firing. Photo: Palash Khan
This channel of the Buriganga under Kamrangirchar bridge in the capital’s Lalbagh is absolutely clogged by discarded plastic bottles and bags, used in factories and households. The Dhaka South City Corporation has recently taken an initiative to clear the channel so water can flow through. The photo was taken yesterday.
Photo: Anisur Rahman
Smoke rises from a steel factory in the capital’s Shyampur. Operation of smoke-emitting factories in the city goes on unabated, exposing the residents to health hazards. The photo was taken recently.
Photo: Prabir Das