Buriganga pollution

The dark mud of Buriganga
The murky water of the Buriganga River turns black in winter because of pollution. As the riverbed comes out at some places, it is difficult to say whether the mud or the water is darker.
The familiar pollution of the Buriganga River
As the water dries up in winter, the pollution of the Buriganga River becomes more apparent. During the monsoon, the water is a bit clearer. But in winter, the river – once the lifeblood of Dhaka - be ...