Banani slum burnt

  • A fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani burnt down hundreds of shanties before 22 units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence brought the blaze under control early in the morning on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani burnt down hundreds of shanties before 22 units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence brought the blaze under control early in the morning on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A girl stands with her younger sister in her arms says she doesn’t know how she will continue her study after all her books were burnt along with other things hundreds of families lost to a fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A girl stands with her younger sister in her arms says she doesn’t know how she will continue her study after all her books were burnt along with other things hundreds of families lost to a fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The inhabitants of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani are seen in their burnt-down shanties on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The inhabitants of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani are seen in their burnt-down shanties on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The residents of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani search for whatever they can use from the ashes after a fire burnt down their shanties on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The residents of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani search for whatever they can use from the ashes after a fire burnt down their shanties on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two children eat bread and banana on the debris of their burnt down shanty at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani after a fire incident on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two children eat bread and banana on the debris of their burnt down shanty at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani after a fire incident on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many residents have lost everything to a fire at the T&T Slum in the capital's Banani on Saturday early morning. Some of the victims burst into tears while giving their relatives the news over phone. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many residents have lost everything to a fire at the T&T Slum in the capital's Banani on Saturday early morning. Some of the victims burst into tears while giving their relatives the news over phone. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many of the T&T Slum dwellers take shelter under the open sky with things saved from a fire on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many of the T&T Slum dwellers take shelter under the open sky with things saved from a fire on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani burnt down hundreds of shanties before 22 units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence brought the blaze under control early in the morning on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani burnt down hundreds of shanties before 22 units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence brought the blaze under control early in the morning on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani burnt down hundreds of shanties before 22 units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence brought the blaze under control early in the morning on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire at the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani burnt down hundreds of shanties before 22 units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence brought the blaze under control early in the morning on Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many of the T&T Slum dwellers take shelter under the open sky with things saved from a fire on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many of the T&T Slum dwellers take shelter under the open sky with things saved from a fire on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many of the T&T Slum dwellers take shelter under the open sky with things saved from a fire on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many of the T&T Slum dwellers take shelter under the open sky with things saved from a fire on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A fire that burnt down the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani injured a couple dwelling in a shanty. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire that burnt down the T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani injured a couple dwelling in a shanty. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The residents of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani search for whatever they can use from the ashes after a fire burnt down their shanties on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The residents of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani search for whatever they can use from the ashes after a fire burnt down their shanties on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The members of a family take a meal on the debris of their shanty, which was burnt down along with hundreds of others in a fire incident on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The members of a family take a meal on the debris of their shanty, which was burnt down along with hundreds of others in a fire incident on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The residents of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani search for whatever they can use from the ashes after a fire burnt down their shanties on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The residents of T&T Slum in Dhaka’s Banani search for whatever they can use from the ashes after a fire burnt down their shanties on Saturday early morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many residents have lost everything to a fire at the T&T Slum in the capital's Banani on Saturday early morning. Some of the victims burst into tears while giving their relatives the news over phone. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many residents have lost everything to a fire at the T&T Slum in the capital's Banani on Saturday early morning. Some of the victims burst into tears while giving their relatives the news over phone. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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