12 September, 2021

  • A covered van ploughed into the boundary wall of Bangladesh Bank in Chattogram, causing the wall to collapse and injuring several hawkers on Sunday, Sept 12, 2021. Officials of the administration and Fire Service and Civil Defence visited the site. Photo: Suman Babu

    A covered van ploughed into the boundary wall of Bangladesh Bank in Chattogram, causing the wall to collapse and injuring several hawkers on Sunday, Sept 12, 2021. Officials of the administration and Fire Service and Civil Defence visited the site. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Traffic at a standstill on Dhaka’s Tejgaon Flyover at the start of the week on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Traffic at a standstill on Dhaka’s Tejgaon Flyover at the start of the week on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Traffic at a standstill on Dhaka’s Tejgaon Flyover at the start of the week on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Traffic at a standstill on Dhaka’s Tejgaon Flyover at the start of the week on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • There has been little rain in the past few days due to a low-pressure system in the Bay of Bengal and temperatures have started to rise. The humidity has only added to the sweltering heat in Dhaka and other parts of the country. Two women walking along the Tejgaon Flyover cover themselves with an umbrella to ward off the sun on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    There has been little rain in the past few days due to a low-pressure system in the Bay of Bengal and temperatures have started to rise. The humidity has only added to the sweltering heat in Dhaka and other parts of the country. Two women walking along the Tejgaon Flyover cover themselves with an umbrella to ward off the sun on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A vendor selling mobile phone SIM cards on the footpath of Gulistan in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A vendor selling mobile phone SIM cards on the footpath of Gulistan in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man gives fingerprints to buy mobile phone SIM card from a vendor on the footpath of Gulistan in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man gives fingerprints to buy mobile phone SIM card from a vendor on the footpath of Gulistan in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove