31 October, 2020

  • The Muktijuddho Mancha formed a human chain at Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 for different demands, including exemplary punishment to those involved in the lynching of former Dhaka University student Abu Yunus Md Shahidunnabi Jewel in Lalmonirhat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The Muktijuddho Mancha formed a human chain at Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 for different demands, including exemplary punishment to those involved in the lynching of former Dhaka University student Abu Yunus Md Shahidunnabi Jewel in Lalmonirhat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The Muktijuddho Mancha formed a human chain at Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 for different demands, including exemplary punishment to those involved in the lynching of former Dhaka University student Abu Yunus Md Shahidunnabi Jewel in Lalmonirhat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The Muktijuddho Mancha formed a human chain at Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 for different demands, including exemplary punishment to those involved in the lynching of former Dhaka University student Abu Yunus Md Shahidunnabi Jewel in Lalmonirhat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The central committee of Bangladesh Sadharan Chhatra Parishad took out a procession from the National Press Club to Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 demanding an increase in the maximum age limit to apply for government jobs. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The central committee of Bangladesh Sadharan Chhatra Parishad took out a procession from the National Press Club to Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 demanding an increase in the maximum age limit to apply for government jobs. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The central committee of Bangladesh Sadharan Chhatra Parishad took out a procession from the National Press Club to Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 demanding an increase in the maximum age limit to apply for government jobs. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The central committee of Bangladesh Sadharan Chhatra Parishad took out a procession from the National Press Club to Shahbagh in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 demanding an increase in the maximum age limit to apply for government jobs. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The Gana Sangskriti Front held a cultural programme outside the National Museum in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 demanding reopening and modernisation of the state-owned jute mills, payment of dues to the workers, and swift justice for rape and abuse of women and children. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The Gana Sangskriti Front held a cultural programme outside the National Museum in Dhaka on Oct 31, 2020 demanding reopening and modernisation of the state-owned jute mills, payment of dues to the workers, and swift justice for rape and abuse of women and children. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Actor Masum Parvez Rubel, who runs Young Dragon Martial Art Centre “The Fight School”, shows techniques at a free martial art training campaign at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on Oct 31, 2020, for self-protection of women and street children from sexual harassment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Actor Masum Parvez Rubel, who runs Young Dragon Martial Art Centre “The Fight School”, shows techniques at a free martial art training campaign at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on Oct 31, 2020, for self-protection of women and street children from sexual harassment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Actor Masum Parvez Rubel, who runs Young Dragon Martial Art Centre “The Fight School”, shows techniques at a free martial art training campaign at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on Oct 31, 2020, for self-protection of women and street children from sexual harassment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Actor Masum Parvez Rubel, who runs Young Dragon Martial Art Centre “The Fight School”, shows techniques at a free martial art training campaign at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on Oct 31, 2020, for self-protection of women and street children from sexual harassment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Sahamarmita Foundation, an organisation of volunteers, and Young Dragon Martial Art Centre “The Fight School” organised a free martial art training campaign at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on Oct 31, 2020 for self-protection of women and street children from sexual harassment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Sahamarmita Foundation, an organisation of volunteers, and Young Dragon Martial Art Centre “The Fight School” organised a free martial art training campaign at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on Oct 31, 2020 for self-protection of women and street children from sexual harassment. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People search for their belongings in the rubble after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at a slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur on Oct 30, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People search for their belongings in the rubble after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at a slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur on Oct 30, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People search for their belongings in the rubble after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at a slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur on Oct 30, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People search for their belongings in the rubble after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at a slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur on Oct 30, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People gather in front of the rubble of Pora Bosti slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur a day after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at the slum, leaving at least two people injured, Oct 31, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People gather in front of the rubble of Pora Bosti slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur a day after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at the slum, leaving at least two people injured, Oct 31, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The residents of the Pora Bosti slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur spend their days under the open sky after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at the slum on Oct 30, 2020, leaving at least two people injured. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The residents of the Pora Bosti slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur spend their days under the open sky after a fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at the slum on Oct 30, 2020, leaving at least two people injured. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Members of a local mosque committee distribute food among the dwellers of Pora Bosti slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur on Oct 31, 2020. A fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at the slum, leaving at least two people injured. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Members of a local mosque committee distribute food among the dwellers of Pora Bosti slum in Dhaka’s Kalyanpur on Oct 31, 2020. A fire burnt down a number of shops and shanties at the slum, leaving at least two people injured. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove