Plastic waste fills up Shubhaddya canal

  • Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has been totally covered with plastic waste; people can even walk on the surface. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has been totally covered with plastic waste; people can even walk on the surface. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • As the Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj is filled up with waste, children walks on its surface to collect plastic waste. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    As the Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj is filled up with waste, children walks on its surface to collect plastic waste. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • As the Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj is filled up with waste, two children walk on its surface to collect plastic waste. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    As the Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj is filled up with waste, two children walk on its surface to collect plastic waste. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Two children collect polythene and plastic waste from the Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Two children collect polythene and plastic waste from the Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has been totally covered with plastic waste; people can even walk on the surface. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has been totally covered with plastic waste; people can even walk on the surface. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has been totally covered with plastic waste; people can even walk on the surface. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Shubhaddya canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has been totally covered with plastic waste; people can even walk on the surface. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A plastic waste clogged Shubhaddya canal remains under the culvert, while people walk on it at Keraniganj. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A plastic waste clogged Shubhaddya canal remains under the culvert, while people walk on it at Keraniganj. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • The canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has so much plastic waste dumped into it, that they touch the ground floor of the building beside it. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    The canal at Telghat in Dhaka's Keraniganj has so much plastic waste dumped into it, that they touch the ground floor of the building beside it. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu