Life in a Dhaka slum

  • Three children -- Sajal Hasan, Nayan Ahmed and Mohammad Rabbi -- take a bath in dirty sewerage water on Liberation War Museum Road in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Sep 12, 2020, as the residents of BNP Bazar Slum suffer from a shortage of water throughout the year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Three children -- Sajal Hasan, Nayan Ahmed and Mohammad Rabbi -- take a bath in dirty sewerage water on Liberation War Museum Road in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Sep 12, 2020, as the residents of BNP Bazar Slum suffer from a shortage of water throughout the year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Three children -- Sajal Hasan, Nayan Ahmed and Mohammad Rabbi -- take a bath in dirty sewerage water on Liberation War Museum Road in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Sep 12, 2020, as the residents of BNP Bazar Slum suffer from a shortage of water throughout the year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Three children -- Sajal Hasan, Nayan Ahmed and Mohammad Rabbi -- take a bath in dirty sewerage water on Liberation War Museum Road in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Sep 12, 2020, as the residents of BNP Bazar Slum suffer from a shortage of water throughout the year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A woman carries a can of water at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka on Sep 12, 2020, as the slum-dwellers suffer from a shortage of water throughout the year with no authorised connection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman carries a can of water at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka on Sep 12, 2020, as the slum-dwellers suffer from a shortage of water throughout the year with no authorised connection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Asma Begum cooks food using a mud stove next to her shanty at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Asma Begum cooks food using a mud stove next to her shanty at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A woman sews a ‘kantha’, an embroidered quilt, at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman sews a ‘kantha’, an embroidered quilt, at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A child runs after a duck at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A child runs after a duck at the Agargaon BNP Bazar Slum in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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