Dhaka's air continues to be among unhealthiest in the world
Dhaka's air was the 2nd worst today among cities around the world. It topped the air quality index yesterday. Not just Dhaka but the entire Bangladesh has been topping the list for the last few years. Dust covers everything and breathing is becoming difficult in this city.
When did Dhaka's air become so polluted? What are its harmful effects on the human body and nature? What does the future look like?
The Daily Star's chief reporter Pinaki Roy joins Farhana Ahmed in today's Straight from Star Newsroom to discuss the current state.