The entrance to the Jalkuri branch of the Institute of Child and Mother Health inNarayanganj is waterlogged, with weeds springing up from the soil. This place has become a perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes, thanks to poor drainage. This is causing unnecessary suffering for patients. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman
Ignoring a traffic sign, a bus drops off passengers at the ramp of Mohakhali flyover in the capital yesterday. Picking up and dropping off passengers by buses is a common scene at this point. The passengers also dart across the road, putting their lives at risk.
Photo: Rashed Shumon
Anwara Begum is exhausted as she waits in the long line in front of the TCB truck. This is her only way to purchase essential commodities at a price cheaper than that charged by regular kitchen markets. The queues in front of TCB trucks have been getting longer amid multiple hikes in prices of essentials in the last few months.
Photo: Palash Khan