Old Dhaka's Badamtali area is the largest wholesale fruits market in Dhaka city, and a hub for dates as well
Dates, commodity highly consumed during the month of Ramadan, is now available in huge quantity ahead of the holy month for Muslims. Although people's eating habits have changed in recent years, health-conscious people consume dates round the year, while the demand for dates usually goes up just before Ramadan. Old Dhaka's Badamtali area is the largest wholesale fruits market in Dhaka city. The photo was taken from Badamtali Ghat Fruit Depot recently.