Dust from development sites shrouds Dhaka

  • Dust covers Dhaka’s Kalshi as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dust covers Dhaka’s Kalshi as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dust covers Dhaka’s Kalshi as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dust covers Dhaka’s Kalshi as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People struggle to breathe due to a thick layer of dust as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover in Dhaka’s Kalshi. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People struggle to breathe due to a thick layer of dust as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover in Dhaka’s Kalshi. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People struggle to breathe due to a thick layer of dust as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover in Dhaka’s Kalshi. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People struggle to breathe due to a thick layer of dust as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover in Dhaka’s Kalshi. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers spray water on the street in Dhaka’s Kalshi in an attempt to reduce air pollution as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers spray water on the street in Dhaka’s Kalshi in an attempt to reduce air pollution as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers spray water on the street in Dhaka’s Kalshi in an attempt to reduce air pollution as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers spray water on the street in Dhaka’s Kalshi in an attempt to reduce air pollution as roadwork is ongoing below an under-construction flyover. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove