Fishing in Buriganga

  • Polluted water keeps fish away from the Buriganga river in normal times, so fishing is a rare sight. But as the water has become relatively clean after monsoon rains, a man fishes in the river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Polluted water keeps fish away from the Buriganga river in normal times, so fishing is a rare sight. But as the water has become relatively clean after monsoon rains, a man fishes in the river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Polluted water keeps fish away from the Buriganga river in normal times, so fishing is a rare sight. But as the water has become relatively clean after monsoon rains, a man fishes in the river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Polluted water keeps fish away from the Buriganga river in normal times, so fishing is a rare sight. But as the water has become relatively clean after monsoon rains, a man fishes in the river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Polluted water keeps fish away from the Buriganga river in normal times, so fishing is a rare sight. But as the water has become relatively clean after monsoon rains, a man fishes in the river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Polluted water keeps fish away from the Buriganga river in normal times, so fishing is a rare sight. But as the water has become relatively clean after monsoon rains, a man fishes in the river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • As the polluted water gets relatively clean after monsoon rains, people fish in the Buriganga river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    As the polluted water gets relatively clean after monsoon rains, people fish in the Buriganga river. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man fishes in the Buriganga river. In normal times, malodour from the dark and polluted water makes it difficult for someone to stay on the banks of the river for hours. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man fishes in the Buriganga river. In normal times, malodour from the dark and polluted water makes it difficult for someone to stay on the banks of the river for hours. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man fishes in the Buriganga river. In normal times, malodour from the dark and polluted water makes it difficult for someone to stay on the banks of the river for hours. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man fishes in the Buriganga river. In normal times, malodour from the dark and polluted water makes it difficult for someone to stay on the banks of the river for hours. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi