Rickshaw-pullers' strike enters second day

  • Rickshaw-pullers demonstrating at the Badda Pragati Sarani in protest at a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Rickshaw-pullers demonstrating at the Badda Pragati Sarani in protest at a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Rickshaw-pullers demonstrating at the Rampura Bazar in protest at a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw-pullers demonstrating at the Rampura Bazar in protest at a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaw-pullers put garbage from a van to block Rampura TV Road on Tuesday in protest against a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw-pullers put garbage from a van to block Rampura TV Road on Tuesday in protest against a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaw-pullers put garbage from a van to block Rampura TV Road on Tuesday in protest against a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw-pullers put garbage from a van to block Rampura TV Road on Tuesday in protest against a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaw-pullers put garbage from a van to block Rampura TV Road on Tuesday in protest against a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw-pullers put garbage from a van to block Rampura TV Road on Tuesday in protest against a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A motorcycle driver was stopped by rickshaw-pullers during a protest. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A motorcycle driver was stopped by rickshaw-pullers during a protest. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Commuters in Dhaka suffered as rickshaw-pullers blocked streets for the second day on Tuesday, demanding the city authorities reverse a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Commuters in Dhaka suffered as rickshaw-pullers blocked streets for the second day on Tuesday, demanding the city authorities reverse a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A group of Hajj pilgrims were forced to take a long walk to Dhaka airport from Banasree as no motor vehicles were available on the road due to the protests called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A group of Hajj pilgrims were forced to take a long walk to Dhaka airport from Banasree as no motor vehicles were available on the road due to the protests called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A child at Merul Badda was also forced to take a long walk with her mother during a protest. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A child at Merul Badda was also forced to take a long walk with her mother during a protest. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Commuters in Dhaka suffered as rickshaw-pullers blocked streets for the second day on Tuesday, demanding the city authorities reverse a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Commuters in Dhaka suffered as rickshaw-pullers blocked streets for the second day on Tuesday, demanding the city authorities reverse a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Commuters in Dhaka suffered as rickshaw-pullers blocked streets for the second day on Tuesday, demanding the city authorities reverse a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

    Commuters in Dhaka suffered as rickshaw-pullers blocked streets for the second day on Tuesday, demanding the city authorities reverse a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

  • Students were also forced to take a long walk back home as no vehicles were available on the road due to the protests called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Students were also forced to take a long walk back home as no vehicles were available on the road due to the protests called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Students were also forced to take a long walk back home as no vehicles were available on the road due to the protests called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Students were also forced to take a long walk back home as no vehicles were available on the road due to the protests called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Commuters in Dhaka crowded at the Khilgaon rail gate area for a ride in a Laguna amid a protest called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

    Commuters in Dhaka crowded at the Khilgaon rail gate area for a ride in a Laguna amid a protest called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

  • A group of youths playing cricket on the empty road of Pragati Sarani in Dhaka during the protest by rickshaw-pullers and owners. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of youths playing cricket on the empty road of Pragati Sarani in Dhaka during the protest by rickshaw-pullers and owners. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A child playing with a ball on the Rampura DIT road during a protest called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A child playing with a ball on the Rampura DIT road during a protest called by rickshaw-pullers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh Rickshaw and Van Owners Federation formed a human-chain in front of Bir Sherestha Shaheed Sipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur on Tuesday. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

    Bangladesh Rickshaw and Van Owners Federation formed a human-chain in front of Bir Sherestha Shaheed Sipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur on Tuesday. Photo: Abdullah Al Momin

  • Rickshaw-pullers demonstrating at the Rampura Bridge in protest at a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw-pullers demonstrating at the Rampura Bridge in protest at a ban on rickshaw movement on three important streets in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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