19 October, 2020

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presides over a virtual cabinet meeting on Monday, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: PMO

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presides over a virtual cabinet meeting on Monday, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: PMO

  • Residents of Dhaka’s Mir Hajirbagh, who have been severe a water crisis, protest on the Dayaganj-Dolaipar road to demand the uninterrupted supply of water to households, Oct 19, 2020.

    Residents of Dhaka’s Mir Hajirbagh, who have been severe a water crisis, protest on the Dayaganj-Dolaipar road to demand the uninterrupted supply of water to households, Oct 19, 2020.

  • Residents of Dhaka’s Mir Hajirbagh, who have been severe a water crisis, protest on the Dayaganj-Dolaipar road to demand the uninterrupted supply of water to households, Oct 19, 2020.

    Residents of Dhaka’s Mir Hajirbagh, who have been severe a water crisis, protest on the Dayaganj-Dolaipar road to demand the uninterrupted supply of water to households, Oct 19, 2020.

  • Residents of Dhaka’s Mir Hajirbagh, who have been severe a water crisis, protest on the Dayaganj-Dolaipar road to demand the uninterrupted supply of water to households, Oct 19, 2020.

    Residents of Dhaka’s Mir Hajirbagh, who have been severe a water crisis, protest on the Dayaganj-Dolaipar road to demand the uninterrupted supply of water to households, Oct 19, 2020.

  • A traffic light hangs precariously in Dhaka's Russel Square, posing a risk to vehicles plying beneath it after a car veered into the post and knocked it loose, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A traffic light hangs precariously in Dhaka's Russel Square, posing a risk to vehicles plying beneath it after a car veered into the post and knocked it loose, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A traffic light hangs precariously in Dhaka's Russel Square, posing a risk to vehicles plying beneath it after a car veered into the post and knocked it loose, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A traffic light hangs precariously in Dhaka's Russel Square, posing a risk to vehicles plying beneath it after a car veered into the post and knocked it loose, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Left Democratic Alliance blockade a road in Dhaka's Paltan to press home several demands, including the payment of dues owed to workers of shuttered state-owned jute mills, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Left Democratic Alliance blockade a road in Dhaka's Paltan to press home several demands, including the payment of dues owed to workers of shuttered state-owned jute mills, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Left Democratic Alliance blockade a road in Dhaka's Paltan to press home several demands, including the payment of dues owed to workers of shuttered state-owned jute mills, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Left Democratic Alliance blockade a road in Dhaka's Paltan to press home several demands, including the payment of dues owed to workers of shuttered state-owned jute mills, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Left Democratic Alliance blockade a road in Dhaka's Paltan to press home several demands, including the payment of dues owed to workers of shuttered state-owned jute mills, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Left Democratic Alliance blockade a road in Dhaka's Paltan to press home several demands, including the payment of dues owed to workers of shuttered state-owned jute mills, Oct 19, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two women are busy making bio-fuel with dung and straw in Kishoreganj’s Austagram. Locally known as 'Chata,' this fuel is used for cooking by low-income people in the Haor region. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Two women are busy making bio-fuel with dung and straw in Kishoreganj’s Austagram. Locally known as 'Chata,' this fuel is used for cooking by low-income people in the Haor region. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Two women are busy making bio-fuel with dung and straw in Kishoreganj’s Austagram. Locally known as 'Chata,' this fuel is used for cooking by low-income people in the Haor region. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Two women are busy making bio-fuel with dung and straw in Kishoreganj’s Austagram. Locally known as 'Chata,' this fuel is used for cooking by low-income people in the Haor region. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman