Living on street after fire

  • A woman bathing a child under the open sky next to the burnt down Jhilpar slum . Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman bathing a child under the open sky next to the burnt down Jhilpar slum . Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman stands on the place where her shanty had been before it was burnt down. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman stands on the place where her shanty had been before it was burnt down. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The dwellers of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are living on the street after a fire devastated hundreds of shanties last Wednesday. They said they were given some food on Thursday but nothing more arrived until Friday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The dwellers of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are living on the street after a fire devastated hundreds of shanties last Wednesday. They said they were given some food on Thursday but nothing more arrived until Friday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Jhilpar slum-dwellers clearing debris in rebuilding efforts after a devastating fire. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Jhilpar slum-dwellers clearing debris in rebuilding efforts after a devastating fire. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Jhilpar slum-dwellers clearing debris in rebuilding efforts after a devastating fire. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Jhilpar slum-dwellers clearing debris in rebuilding efforts after a devastating fire. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The residents of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are staying on the street after a fire destroyed their shanties last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman stands on the place where her shanty had been before it was burnt down. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman stands on the place where her shanty had been before it was burnt down. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many dwellers of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are selling burnt tin sheets from their shanties to recyclers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many dwellers of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are selling burnt tin sheets from their shanties to recyclers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many dwellers of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are selling burnt tin sheets from their shanties to recyclers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many dwellers of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur are selling burnt tin sheets from their shanties to recyclers. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman checking things burnt in a fire that destroyed hundreds of shanties of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman checking things burnt in a fire that destroyed hundreds of shanties of Jhilpar slum at Rupnagar in Dhaka's Mirpur last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Garment factory worker Saiful setting up a new home on the place where his shanty was burnt. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Garment factory worker Saiful setting up a new home on the place where his shanty was burnt. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Salma, a pregnant woman, has nothing but a steel showcase after a fire destroyed hundreds of shanties of Jhilpar slum in Dhaka's Mirpur last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Salma, a pregnant woman, has nothing but a steel showcase after a fire destroyed hundreds of shanties of Jhilpar slum in Dhaka's Mirpur last Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi