Dust clouds on worn-down roads

  • Traffic on the road is kicking up dust in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag, causing difficulties for residents. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Traffic on the road is kicking up dust in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag, causing difficulties for residents. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Traffic on the road is kicking up dust in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag, causing difficulties for residents. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Traffic on the road is kicking up dust in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag, causing difficulties for residents. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pedestrians have to cover their noses and mouths due to the amount of dust kicked up by passing vehicles during the dry season in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pedestrians have to cover their noses and mouths due to the amount of dust kicked up by passing vehicles during the dry season in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pedestrians have to cover their noses and mouths due to the amount of dust kicked up by passing vehicles during the dry season in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pedestrians have to cover their noses and mouths due to the amount of dust kicked up by passing vehicles during the dry season in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The condition of the Gendaria New Road in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag means that local storekeepers get little respite from the dust. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The condition of the Gendaria New Road in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag means that local storekeepers get little respite from the dust. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An extended lack of maintenance has led to the formation of a number of potholes on the road in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An extended lack of maintenance has led to the formation of a number of potholes on the road in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An extended lack of maintenance has led to the formation of a number of potholes on the road in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An extended lack of maintenance has led to the formation of a number of potholes on the road in Old Dhaka’s Mirhazaribag. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove