15 October, 2020

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging citizens to speak up against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging citizens to speak up against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging citizens to speak up against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging citizens to speak up against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to raise their voice against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to raise their voice against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to raise their voice against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to raise their voice against rape and violence against women. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue via Science Laboratory, Kolabagan and Dhanmondi 27 in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to speak out against rape and violence against women. They held a rally outside parliament later. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue via Science Laboratory, Kolabagan and Dhanmondi 27 in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to speak out against rape and violence against women. They held a rally outside parliament later. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue via Science Laboratory, Kolabagan and Dhanmondi 27 in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to speak out against rape and violence against women. They held a rally outside parliament later. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue via Science Laboratory, Kolabagan and Dhanmondi 27 in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to speak out against rape and violence against women. They held a rally outside parliament later. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue via Science Laboratory, Kolabagan and Dhanmondi 27 in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to speak out against rape and violence against women. They held a rally outside parliament later. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A group of women took out a bicycle procession from Shahbagh to Manik Miah Avenue via Science Laboratory, Kolabagan and Dhanmondi 27 in Dhaka on Oct 15, 2020 urging people to speak out against rape and violence against women. They held a rally outside parliament later. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A breakaway faction of the Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights hold a media under the banner of at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020. It announced a new 22-strong convening committee, while disavowing Muhammad Rashed Khan, joint convener of the organisation, and former DUCSU vice president Nurul Haque Nur.

    A breakaway faction of the Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights hold a media under the banner of at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020. It announced a new 22-strong convening committee, while disavowing Muhammad Rashed Khan, joint convener of the organisation, and former DUCSU vice president Nurul Haque Nur.

  • A breakaway faction of the Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights hold a media under the banner of at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020. It announced a new 22-strong convening committee, while disavowing Muhammad Rashed Khan, joint convener of the organisation, and former DUCSU vice president Nurul Haque Nur.

    A breakaway faction of the Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights hold a media under the banner of at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020. It announced a new 22-strong convening committee, while disavowing Muhammad Rashed Khan, joint convener of the organisation, and former DUCSU vice president Nurul Haque Nur.

  • APM Suhel, the convener of the newly-unveiled committee of Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights, speaks at a media briefing at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020.

    APM Suhel, the convener of the newly-unveiled committee of Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights, speaks at a media briefing at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020.

  • Ismail Samrat, member secretary of the newly-unveiled committee of Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights, speaks at a media briefing at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020.

    Ismail Samrat, member secretary of the newly-unveiled committee of Bangladesh Council to Protect General Students' Rights, speaks at a media briefing at the National Press Club on Thursday, Oct 15, 2020.

  • US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun speaks at a media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun speaks at a media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun hold a joint media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun hold a joint media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun hold a joint media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun hold a joint media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun hold a joint media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Beigun hold a joint media briefing at State Guesthouse Padma, Oct 15, 2020. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi