Dhaka's inoperable traffic lights

  • Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Although there are automated traffic lights at the capital's Gulshan-1 intersection, the movement of vehicles is still controlled by a traffic policeman's hand gestures. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Although there are automated traffic lights at the capital's Gulshan-1 intersection, the movement of vehicles is still controlled by a traffic policeman's hand gestures. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People jaywalk indiscriminately as the traffic lights at Gulshan 1 intersection are out of order. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People jaywalk indiscriminately as the traffic lights at Gulshan 1 intersection are out of order. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Although there are automated traffic lights at the capital's Gulshan-1 intersection, the movement of vehicles is still controlled by a traffic policeman's hand gestures. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Although there are automated traffic lights at the capital's Gulshan-1 intersection, the movement of vehicles is still controlled by a traffic policeman's hand gestures. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Automated traffic signals were installed in a bid to address the heavy flow of traffic in the capital. But the traffic lights at Gulshan-1 intersection are yet to be operational. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People jaywalk indiscriminately as the traffic lights at Gulshan 1 intersection are out of order. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People jaywalk indiscriminately as the traffic lights at Gulshan 1 intersection are out of order. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi