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Today's Gallery (2016.12.06)

Korail Slum Blaze

Her dreams burnt to ashes, Anowara Begum of Korail slum in the capital holds the burnt and broken earthen pot that was her money box. She had saved Tk 40,000 and kept the clay pot inside a metal trunk in her shanty. She lost all her savings and belongings in Sunday's devastating fire. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Prabir Das

Dredging machines remain unused

Rusting and long out of service, these listing dredging machines lie near the shore of the Karnaphuli river in Chittagong. Once used for capital dredging, they now remain unused for more than three years. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Anurup Kanti Das

Drain Clogged!

Motorcycles being repaired on a wooden platform placed over a drain clogged with garbage, a scenario prevalent around Cox's Bazar town. The photo was taken recently. Photo: Anisur Rahman

Garbage on road!

The garbage bin on the right tied to the electric pole lies empty while waste discarded mindlessly lie on the street. The photo was taken at Kazipara in the capital's Begum Rokeya Sarani yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman