Chittagong, Bangladesh; Unauthorized establishments on both sides of Chaktai canal adjacent to river Karnaphuli, dumping of industrial and domestic waste, irregular dredging have led to shrinking of the canal. As a result, the canal overflows in normal rainfall inundating city roads and causing immense sufferings to city dwellers and businesses. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Masumul Islam.
Unauthorized establishments shrink water flow in Chaktai canal flowing through Ctg