Green Beraid draws Dhaka residents

  • Many visitors at Beraid village bath in the Balu river with clean water and no strong currents after monsoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many visitors at Beraid village bath in the Balu river with clean water and no strong currents after monsoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Visitors take photos at Beraid, a lush green riverside village on the outskirts of Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Visitors take photos at Beraid, a lush green riverside village on the outskirts of Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many residents of Dhaka visit Beraid village, a soothing green sight just on the outskirts of the city plus the bank of the Balu river, mostly by the end of monsoon when the natural beauty becomes more appealing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many residents of Dhaka visit Beraid village, a soothing green sight just on the outskirts of the city plus the bank of the Balu river, mostly by the end of monsoon when the natural beauty becomes more appealing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many people visit Beraid village by boat when the Balu river water rises during monsoon. Some of them dance to loud music, shattering the silence, much to the chagrin of the villagers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many people visit Beraid village by boat when the Balu river water rises during monsoon. Some of them dance to loud music, shattering the silence, much to the chagrin of the villagers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many people visit Beraid village by boat when the Balu river water rises during monsoon. Some of them dance to loud music, shattering the silence, much to the chagrin of the villagers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many people visit Beraid village by boat when the Balu river water rises during monsoon. Some of them dance to loud music, shattering the silence, much to the chagrin of the villagers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many people visit Beraid village by boat when the Balu river water rises during monsoon. Some of them dance to loud music, shattering the silence, much to the chagrin of the villagers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many people visit Beraid village by boat when the Balu river water rises during monsoon. Some of them dance to loud music, shattering the silence, much to the chagrin of the villagers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many visitors at Beraid village bath in the Balu river with clean water and no strong currents after monsoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many visitors at Beraid village bath in the Balu river with clean water and no strong currents after monsoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • With visitors coming from Dhaka, a few restaurants are doing brisk business on the bank of the Balu river at Beraid village. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    With visitors coming from Dhaka, a few restaurants are doing brisk business on the bank of the Balu river at Beraid village. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many residents of Dhaka visit Beraid village, a soothing green sight just on the outskirts of the city plus the bank of the Balu river, mostly by the end of monsoon when the natural beauty becomes more appealing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many residents of Dhaka visit Beraid village, a soothing green sight just on the outskirts of the city plus the bank of the Balu river, mostly by the end of monsoon when the natural beauty becomes more appealing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many residents of Dhaka visit Beraid village, a soothing green sight just on the outskirts of the city plus the bank of the Balu river, mostly by the end of monsoon when the natural beauty becomes more appealing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many residents of Dhaka visit Beraid village, a soothing green sight just on the outskirts of the city plus the bank of the Balu river, mostly by the end of monsoon when the natural beauty becomes more appealing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi