25 November, 2020

  • Residents sift through the debris for usable materials after a fire destroyed more than 50 shanties at Kalshi slum in Dhaka in the wee hours of Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

    Residents sift through the debris for usable materials after a fire destroyed more than 50 shanties at Kalshi slum in Dhaka in the wee hours of Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

  • Police stopped demonstrators of Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sontan Sangsad when they tried to lay siege to the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs over a seven-point charter of demand, including the restoration of quota for the freedom fighters' children in government jobs, on Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

    Police stopped demonstrators of Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sontan Sangsad when they tried to lay siege to the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs over a seven-point charter of demand, including the restoration of quota for the freedom fighters' children in government jobs, on Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

  • Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sontan Sangsad organised a human chain to demand restoration of the quota for freedom fighters' children in government jobs outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

    Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sontan Sangsad organised a human chain to demand restoration of the quota for freedom fighters' children in government jobs outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

  • A fire destroyed more than 50 shanties at Kalshi slum in Dhaka in the wee hours of Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

    A fire destroyed more than 50 shanties at Kalshi slum in Dhaka in the wee hours of Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020.

  • Surjo Nath Paul of Dholpur has switched to selling eggs in Basabo in Dhaka to make a living after the coronavirus lockdown hit his clothing business. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Surjo Nath Paul of Dholpur has switched to selling eggs in Basabo in Dhaka to make a living after the coronavirus lockdown hit his clothing business. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Surjo Nath Paul of Dholpur has switched to selling eggs in Basabo in Dhaka to make a living after the coronavirus lockdown hit his clothing business. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Surjo Nath Paul of Dholpur has switched to selling eggs in Basabo in Dhaka to make a living after the coronavirus lockdown hit his clothing business. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove