A girl running to bring shrimp that will be dried in the sun on Gahira sea beach of Chattogram’s Anwara upazila. Traders buy the shrimp from fishermen to make dry fish (shutki). They then sell this popular food item for Tk 120-300 a kg to retailers. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Rajib Raihan
Photo: Rajib Raihan
In droves, devotees enter the Biswa Ijtema ground on the Turag in Tongi yesterday, the first day of the second phase of the religious congregation. The Ijtema, known as the largest annual Islamic event after the Hajj, is expected to end after the Akheri Munajat tomorrow.
Photo: Prabir Das
A metal pipe set up over the walkway along the Buriganga, hindering movement of pedestrians. Traders use engines to illegally unload sand from vessels and pump it to the shore through this pipe. The authorities seem to have turned a blind eye. The photo was taken from Aliganj in Narayanganj’s Pagla area recently.
Photo: Anisur Rahman