Toiling Their Lives Away

1 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Toiling Their Lives Away

Workers balance bricks on their shoulders by bamboo poles at a kiln in Aminbazar on the outskirts of the capital on Friday, a day before the historic May Day. Brick workers face harsh conditions as they toil to keep pace with the country’s breakneck construction boom but they are yet to get fair wages.     —Reaz Ahmed Sumon


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