Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina poses for a photograph with the players of the Purba Panchapukur Government Primary School from Nilphamari, who won the Bangabandhu Gold Cup final beating Binodpur Collegepara Government Primary School from Rajbari, at the Army Stadium in Banani yesterday.
Logs being burnt in specially made earthen furnace to produce charcoal in Siddhipasha village of Jashore’s Abhaynagar upazila. This charcoal would be used mainly in local brick kilns. This is causing serious damage to the environment as lots of trees are felled in the village and its adjoining areas for the charcoal production. The smoke from the furnace is also polluting the air. The photo was taken recently.
Photo: Habibur Rahman
Women collecting water from a pond in Kamarkhola union of Khulna’s Dakop upazila. Residents of eight villages in and around the union are dependent on this pond for drinking water due to salinity of other water sources in their areas. The photo was taken last week.
Defying a ban imposed by police, a bus pulls over at the beginning of a ramp of Mohakhali flyover in the capital’s Mohakhali to drop off passengers. This obstructs the flow of traffic and also puts people in harm’s way. The photo was taken on Sunday.
Photo: Prabir Das