07 October, 2020

  • Guests take part in special prayers for late attorney general Mahbubey Alam at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Guests take part in special prayers for late attorney general Mahbubey Alam at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Guests pay their respects to late attorney general Mahbubey Alam by standing in silence for a minute at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Guests pay their respects to late attorney general Mahbubey Alam by standing in silence for a minute at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Guests pay their respects to late attorney general Mahbubey Alam by standing in silence for a minute at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Guests pay their respects to late attorney general Mahbubey Alam by standing in silence for a minute at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Guests pay their respects to late attorney general Mahbubey Alam by standing in silence for a minute at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Guests pay their respects to late attorney general Mahbubey Alam by standing in silence for a minute at a commemoration organised by the Law Reporters' Forum at the Supreme Court Bar Association auditorium in Dhaka on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Monira Sultana recounts her ordeal of being sexually harassed by a superior while working at a private bank and failing to get justice after turning to the law-enforcing agencies and ministries as she speaks at a demonstration against rapes and violence against women in Dhaka's Shahbagh on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Monira Sultana recounts her ordeal of being sexually harassed by a superior while working at a private bank and failing to get justice after turning to the law-enforcing agencies and ministries as she speaks at a demonstration against rapes and violence against women in Dhaka's Shahbagh on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Monira Sultana cries as she recalls how she had been sexually harassed by a superior while working at a private bank and failed to get justice after complaining at the law-enforcing agencies and different ministries at a demonstration against rapes and violence against women in Dhaka's Shahbagh on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Monira Sultana cries as she recalls how she had been sexually harassed by a superior while working at a private bank and failed to get justice after complaining at the law-enforcing agencies and different ministries at a demonstration against rapes and violence against women in Dhaka's Shahbagh on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' continue their protests in Dhaka's Shahbagh against an escalating string of rapes and violence against women, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations continue protests under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' in Dhaka's Shahbagh against a recent wave of rapes and violence against women in the country, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations continue protests under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' in Dhaka's Shahbagh against a recent wave of rapes and violence against women in the country, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A disgruntled activist raises a slogan against a recent wave of rapes and violence against women across the country during a demonstration under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' in Dhaka's Shahbagh on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A disgruntled activist raises a slogan against a recent wave of rapes and violence against women across the country during a demonstration under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' in Dhaka's Shahbagh on Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • An activist chants slogans in protest at rapes and violence against women during a demonstration under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' in Dhaka's Shahbagh, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    An activist chants slogans in protest at rapes and violence against women during a demonstration under the banner of ‘Bangladesh Against Rape' in Dhaka's Shahbagh, Oct 7, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi