Absence of zebra crossing troubles patients

  • Jaywalkers crossing Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives although there is a footbridge close by. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Jaywalkers crossing Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives although there is a footbridge close by. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Jaywalkers crossing Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives although there is a footbridge close by. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Jaywalkers crossing Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives although there is a footbridge close by. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Jaywalkers run to cross Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives as they dodge a speeding bus on Thursday, Jan 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Jaywalkers run to cross Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives as they dodge a speeding bus on Thursday, Jan 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Jaywalkers run to cross Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives as they dodge a speeding bus on Thursday, Jan 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Jaywalkers run to cross Mirpur Road in Dhaka’s College Gate by risking their lives as they dodge a speeding bus on Thursday, Jan 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two women and a child cross the road recklessly with a footbridge just a few metres away in Dhaka’s College Gate on Thursday, Jan 07, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two women and a child cross the road recklessly with a footbridge just a few metres away in Dhaka’s College Gate on Thursday, Jan 07, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Relatives help Ayesha Akhter, a patient who came from Dohar of Dhaka’s Nawabganj to get treatment at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital, cross the road at College Gate in the capital with speedy vehicles moving nearby. They are disappointed that the authorities have set up a footbridge instead of a zebra crossing. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Relatives help Ayesha Akhter, a patient who came from Dohar of Dhaka’s Nawabganj to get treatment at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital, cross the road at College Gate in the capital with speedy vehicles moving nearby. They are disappointed that the authorities have set up a footbridge instead of a zebra crossing. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Relatives cross the road recklessly with a newborn baby after treatment at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Relatives cross the road recklessly with a newborn baby after treatment at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove