The Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection in Chattogram conducted raids at different stores yesterday and fined several stores for hoarding edible oil and selling those at a higher price. In the photo taken during one such raid at the Karnaphuli Market in the city’s Choumohoni area, people are seen elated after having been able to buy cooking oil at MRP.
Photo: Rajib Raihan
Dinghies with commuters negotiate a water hyacinth-covered stretch of the Buriganga at the capital’s Swarighat. The invasive plant becomes ubiquitous during this time of the year.
Photo: Anisur Rahman