Dust-filled Konapara

  • Dust raised by the ongoing construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway shrouds the area Konapara area of Jatrabari, much like fog on a winter's day. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dust raised by the ongoing construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway shrouds the area Konapara area of Jatrabari, much like fog on a winter's day. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dust raised by the ongoing construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway shrouds the area Konapara area of Jatrabari, much like fog on a winter's day. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dust raised by the ongoing construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway shrouds the area Konapara area of Jatrabari, much like fog on a winter's day. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dust raised by the ongoing construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway shrouds the area Konapara area of Jatrabari, much like fog on a winter's day. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dust raised by the ongoing construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway shrouds the area Konapara area of Jatrabari, much like fog on a winter's day. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman wearing a mask walks past the construction site of the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Jatrabari’s Konapara. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman wearing a mask walks past the construction site of the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Jatrabari’s Konapara. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A passenger in a van covers his face with his t-shirt to avoid the dust at Jatrabari's Konapara. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A passenger in a van covers his face with his t-shirt to avoid the dust at Jatrabari's Konapara. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man wearing a mask waves away the dust raised during the construction of the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Jatrabari's Konapara. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man wearing a mask waves away the dust raised during the construction of the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Jatrabari's Konapara. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • It is difficult to travel along Dhaka’s Konapara area in Jatrabari due to the dust raised during the construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    It is difficult to travel along Dhaka’s Konapara area in Jatrabari due to the dust raised during the construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • It is difficult to travel along Dhaka’s Konapara area in Jatrabari due to the dust raised during the construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    It is difficult to travel along Dhaka’s Konapara area in Jatrabari due to the dust raised during the construction of the four-lane Dhaka-Sylhet highway. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi