Waterlogging still a worry in Ctg

  • The construction of a retaining wall is under way at Chashma Canal in Chattogram No 2 Gate. Light showers cause knee-level water to clog up there. Photo: Suman Babu

    The construction of a retaining wall is under way at Chashma Canal in Chattogram No 2 Gate. Light showers cause knee-level water to clog up there. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The construction of a retaining wall is under way at Chashma Canal in Chattogram No 2 Gate. Light showers cause knee-level water to clog up there. Photo: Suman Babu

    The construction of a retaining wall is under way at Chashma Canal in Chattogram No 2 Gate. Light showers cause knee-level water to clog up there. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The construction of a retaining wall is complete on one side of Baklia’s portion of Rajkhali Canal but is ongoing on the other side. Photo: Suman Babu

    The construction of a retaining wall is complete on one side of Baklia’s portion of Rajkhali Canal but is ongoing on the other side. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The construction of a retaining wall is complete on one side of Baklia’s portion of Rajkhali Canal but is ongoing on the other side. Photo: Suman Babu

    The construction of a retaining wall is complete on one side of Baklia’s portion of Rajkhali Canal but is ongoing on the other side. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The construction of a retaining wall at Rajkhali Canal in Tulatali area adjacent No 5 bridge is yet to begin. The full moon tide causes water to overflow in nearby areas. Photo: Suman Babu

    The construction of a retaining wall at Rajkhali Canal in Tulatali area adjacent No 5 bridge is yet to begin. The full moon tide causes water to overflow in nearby areas. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The construction of a retaining wall at Rajkhali Canal in Tulatali area adjacent No 5 bridge is yet to begin. The full moon tide causes water to overflow in nearby areas. Photo: Suman Babu

    The construction of a retaining wall at Rajkhali Canal in Tulatali area adjacent No 5 bridge is yet to begin. The full moon tide causes water to overflow in nearby areas. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Tekpara Canal at Patharghata’s Baptist Mission Church Road has been retrieved by tearing down two buildings. Excavation is complete and the construction of a retaining wall is under way. Photo: Suman Babu

    Tekpara Canal at Patharghata’s Baptist Mission Church Road has been retrieved by tearing down two buildings. Excavation is complete and the construction of a retaining wall is under way. Photo: Suman Babu

  • A sluice gate is being constructed at the entrance of Chaktai Canal in Mariner’s Road. More than half of the canal is filled with soil and water flows through a smaller portion. Photo: Suman Babu

    A sluice gate is being constructed at the entrance of Chaktai Canal in Mariner’s Road. More than half of the canal is filled with soil and water flows through a smaller portion. Photo: Suman Babu

  • A sluice gate is being constructed at the entrance of Chaktai Canal in Mariner’s Road. More than half of the canal is filled with soil and water flows through a smaller portion. Photo: Suman Babu

    A sluice gate is being constructed at the entrance of Chaktai Canal in Mariner’s Road. More than half of the canal is filled with soil and water flows through a smaller portion. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The Chaktai Canal of Chakbazar’s Dhunipul area in Chattogram is littered with polythene, garbage and soil. Showers always cause water to be pooled up in Chakbazar, Kapasgola, Badurtala and nearby areas. Photo: Suman Babu

    The Chaktai Canal of Chakbazar’s Dhunipul area in Chattogram is littered with polythene, garbage and soil. Showers always cause water to be pooled up in Chakbazar, Kapasgola, Badurtala and nearby areas. Photo: Suman Babu