February 09, 2022

  • The entrance to the Balu River, a tributary of the Shitalakshya River, has become difficult to navigate because of silt build-up. Lines of vessels can be seen from the Sultana Kamal Bridge in Demra, with some passing through very slowly, while others are stuck outright.

    The entrance to the Balu River, a tributary of the Shitalakshya River, has become difficult to navigate because of silt build-up. Lines of vessels can be seen from the Sultana Kamal Bridge in Demra, with some passing through very slowly, while others are stuck outright.

  • The entrance to the Balu River, a tributary of the Shitalakshya River, has become difficult to navigate because of silt build-up. Lines of vessels can be seen from the Sultana Kamal Bridge in Demra, with some passing through very slowly, while others are stuck outright.

    The entrance to the Balu River, a tributary of the Shitalakshya River, has become difficult to navigate because of silt build-up. Lines of vessels can be seen from the Sultana Kamal Bridge in Demra, with some passing through very slowly, while others are stuck outright.

  • The entrance to the Balu River, a tributary of the Shitalakshya River, has become difficult to navigate because of silt build-up. Lines of vessels can be seen from the Sultana Kamal Bridge in Demra, with some passing through very slowly, while others are stuck outright.

    The entrance to the Balu River, a tributary of the Shitalakshya River, has become difficult to navigate because of silt build-up. Lines of vessels can be seen from the Sultana Kamal Bridge in Demra, with some passing through very slowly, while others are stuck outright.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reads the oath of office to members of the newly elected Narayanganj City Corporation, including the mayor and councillors, at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 via video conference. Photo: PID

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reads the oath of office to members of the newly elected Narayanganj City Corporation, including the mayor and councillors, at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 via video conference. Photo: PID

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reads the oath of office to re-elected Narayanganj Mayor Salina Hayat Ivy at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday Feb 9, 2022 via video conference. Ivy was elected in the Narayanganj City Corporation elections for a third consecutive term. Photo: PID

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reads the oath of office to re-elected Narayanganj Mayor Salina Hayat Ivy at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday Feb 9, 2022 via video conference. Ivy was elected in the Narayanganj City Corporation elections for a third consecutive term. Photo: PID

  • Awami League candidate Salina Hayat Ivy takes an oath of office for a third consecutive term as Narayanganj City mayor. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina read the oath of office to her at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday Feb 9, 2022 via video conference. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Awami League candidate Salina Hayat Ivy takes an oath of office for a third consecutive term as Narayanganj City mayor. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina read the oath of office to her at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday Feb 9, 2022 via video conference. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Local Government Minister Tajul Islam reads the oath of office to the newly elected ward councillors and reserve women councillors of the Narayanganj City Corporation at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022.

    Local Government Minister Tajul Islam reads the oath of office to the newly elected ward councillors and reserve women councillors of the Narayanganj City Corporation at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022.

  • Local Government Minister Tajul Islam reads the oath of office to the newly elected ward councillors and reserve women councillors of the Narayanganj City Corporation at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Local Government Minister Tajul Islam reads the oath of office to the newly elected ward councillors and reserve women councillors of the Narayanganj City Corporation at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dhaka WASA Managing Director Taqsem A Khan speaks to the media the agency’s headquarters on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 two days after a proposal was put forward to raise the price of water in the capital by at least 20 percent. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka WASA Managing Director Taqsem A Khan speaks to the media the agency’s headquarters on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 two days after a proposal was put forward to raise the price of water in the capital by at least 20 percent. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka WASA Managing Director Taqsem A Khan speaks to the media the agency’s headquarters on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 two days after a proposal was put forward to raise the price of water in the capital by at least 20 percent. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka WASA Managing Director Taqsem A Khan speaks to the media the agency’s headquarters on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 two days after a proposal was put forward to raise the price of water in the capital by at least 20 percent. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove