Today's Gallery (2018.02.16) | The Daily Star

Today's Gallery (2018.02.16)

buriganga in charkailaghat

Two men wash two large chemical containers in the dark murky water of the Buriganga in Charkailaghat of Dhaka's Kamrangirchar recently. Several factories from nearby areas have been dumping waste in this place for years, contributing to the pollution of the river. Photo: Amran Hossain

car repair shop

A footpath has been turned into a makeshift car repair shop in the capital's Nayapaltan area. Photo: Palash Khan

Cars parked

Cars parked on another pavement in Karwan Bazar area. Such illegal practices choke the space of the footpaths and force pedestrians to walk on the main roads, putting their lives at risk. The photos were taken yesterday. Photo: Palash Khan