Anti-rape protests continue

  • The Students’ Union took out a procession towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 demanding justice for rape and sexual violence across the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Students’ Union took out a procession towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 demanding justice for rape and sexual violence across the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Students’ Union took out a procession towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 demanding justice for rape and sexual violence across the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Students’ Union took out a procession towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 demanding justice for rape and sexual violence across the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police stopped a black-flag procession headed towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020. The protesters demanded justice for rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The police stopped a black-flag procession headed towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020. The protesters demanded justice for rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police stopped a black-flag procession headed towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020. The protesters demanded justice for rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The police stopped a black-flag procession headed towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020. The protesters demanded justice for rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police stopped a black-flag procession headed towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020. The protesters demanded justice for rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The police stopped a black-flag procession headed towards the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020. The protesters demanded justice for rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Mahmuda Dipa, a member of Students’ Union Dhaka Metropolitan Committee, was injured when police charged baton on a black-flag procession towards the Prime Minister’s Office on Oct 6, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mahmuda Dipa, a member of Students’ Union Dhaka Metropolitan Committee, was injured when police charged baton on a black-flag procession towards the Prime Minister’s Office on Oct 6, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    A citizens’ group named “Samajik Protirodh Committee” demonstrated outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against the recent spike in the number of rape and sexual violence against women. They also demanded the rapists be brought to justice across the country. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front organised a human-chain protest outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 to protest against incidents of rape and sexual violence against women. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front organised a human-chain protest outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 to protest against incidents of rape and sexual violence against women. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front burnt an effigy of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal during protests outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front burnt an effigy of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal during protests outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front burnt an effigy of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal during protests outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front burnt an effigy of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal during protests outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 against rapes and sexual violence against women. Photo: Joyanta Saha

  • A woman holds a placard at a human-chain protest by the Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 demanding exemplary punishment of the rapists of a woman at the MC College in Sylhet. Photo: Joyanta Saha

    A woman holds a placard at a human-chain protest by the Bangladesh Nari Mukti Kendra and Samajtantrik Chhatra Front outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Oct 6, 2020 demanding exemplary punishment of the rapists of a woman at the MC College in Sylhet. Photo: Joyanta Saha