Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh is spliced in parts by the Buriganga river and is surrounded by the world's largest jute plantations. Formerly under British rule, it became the capital of East Pakistan after the War and finally of Bangladesh which gained independence in 1971.
A population of 14 million crowds Dhaka. As repeated in every developing countires, population boom is turning to be a problem as people from the rural areas flock to where the promise of jobs is.
35,000 feet over Dhaka, Bangladesh