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Risky road crossings


  • Published: 2021-09-15 18:07:48 BdST

Despite the presence of pedestrian overbridges at many of Dhaka’s thoroughfares, many pedestrians remain reluctant to use them, choosing instead to cross the road in risky situations. In other places, there are no zebra crossings for pedestrians who are old or sick and who would have difficulty climbing the steps to the overbridges. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove