Nameplates for Movement heroes in tatters

  • Dhanmondi road no. 1 is named after language movement hero Golam Mowla. A marble nameplate is on display at the road’s entrance. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 1 is named after language movement hero Golam Mowla. A marble nameplate is on display at the road’s entrance. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The nameplate of language movement hero Mohammed Sultan is on display at Dhanmondi road no. 3. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The nameplate of language movement hero Mohammed Sultan is on display at Dhanmondi road no. 3. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The nameplate of language movement hero Wali Ahad at Dhanmondi road no. 4 lie covered with a local towel. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The nameplate of language movement hero Wali Ahad at Dhanmondi road no. 4 lie covered with a local towel. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no.5 is named after language movement hero Abdur Rahman Tarkabagish. Although covered in dust, the nameplate is still in good shape. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no.5 is named after language movement hero Abdur Rahman Tarkabagish. Although covered in dust, the nameplate is still in good shape. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The nameplate of language movement hero Abul Kalam Shamsuddin is buried under dust and posters in Dhanmondi road no. 6. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The nameplate of language movement hero Abul Kalam Shamsuddin is buried under dust and posters in Dhanmondi road no. 6. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The mural and nameplate of language movement hero MA Matin is on display at Dhanmondi road no. 7. The road is named after him. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The mural and nameplate of language movement hero MA Matin is on display at Dhanmondi road no. 7. The road is named after him. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Although the mural of language movement hero Gaziul Haque is still visible, his details have vanished from the nameplate at Dhanmondi road no. 8. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Although the mural of language movement hero Gaziul Haque is still visible, his details have vanished from the nameplate at Dhanmondi road no. 8. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The mural and nameplate of language hero Kazi Golam Mahbub is on display at Dhanmondi road no. 9. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The mural and nameplate of language hero Kazi Golam Mahbub is on display at Dhanmondi road no. 9. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no. 11 is named after language movement hero Mahiuddin Ahmed. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 11 is named after language movement hero Mahiuddin Ahmed. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no. 12 is named after female language movement hero Sufia Ahmed. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 12 is named after female language movement hero Sufia Ahmed. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no. 13 is named after female language hero Safia Khatun. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 13 is named after female language hero Safia Khatun. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no. 14 is named after language hero Justice Abdur Rahman Chowdhury. The nameplate can be found at the road’s entrance. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 14 is named after language hero Justice Abdur Rahman Chowdhury. The nameplate can be found at the road’s entrance. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no. 4/A is named after language movement hero Showkat Ali. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 4/A is named after language movement hero Showkat Ali. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The inscriptions on the nameplate of language movement hero Kamruddin Ahmad at Dhanmondi Road 5/A have vanished. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The inscriptions on the nameplate of language movement hero Kamruddin Ahmad at Dhanmondi Road 5/A have vanished. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi road no. 13/A is named after language movement hero Abdus Samad Azad. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi road no. 13/A is named after language movement hero Abdus Samad Azad. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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