Eviction drive in Mirpur

  • Dhaka North City Corporation demolishes structures encroaching on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation demolishes structures encroaching on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation demolishes an illegally-constructed three-storey structure during an eviction drive to clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation demolishes an illegally-constructed three-storey structure during an eviction drive to clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation demolishes an illegally-constructed three-storey structure during an eviction drive to clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation demolishes an illegally-constructed three-storey structure during an eviction drive to clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Mayor Atiqul Islam joins the operation to evict illegal structures and clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14, conducted by Dhaka North City Corporation on Jan 04, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mayor Atiqul Islam joins the operation to evict illegal structures and clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14, conducted by Dhaka North City Corporation on Jan 04, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People removing their belongings during an eviction drive conducted by Dhaka North City Corporation to clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People removing their belongings during an eviction drive conducted by Dhaka North City Corporation to clean the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Curious onlookers watch the eviction drive conducted by Dhaka North City Corporation near the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Curious onlookers watch the eviction drive conducted by Dhaka North City Corporation near the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2020. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation start cleaning the Ibrahimpur canal at Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021, after taking charge of the drainage system in the capital from WASA. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation start cleaning the Ibrahimpur canal at Dhaka’s Mirpur-14 on Jan 04, 2021, after taking charge of the drainage system in the capital from WASA. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam speaks to reporters after joining the eviction drive conducted by the DNCC to clean up the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam speaks to reporters after joining the eviction drive conducted by the DNCC to clean up the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Mayor Atiqul Islam joined the drive afterwards. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Mayor Atiqul Islam joined the drive afterwards. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Mayor Atiqul Islam joined the drive afterwards. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Mayor Atiqul Islam joined the drive afterwards. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka North City Corporation conducts a drive to evict illegal structures built on the Ibrahimpur canal in Dhaka's Mirpur-14 on Jan 4, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove