24 February, 2021

  • People attend the Namaz-e-Janaza or funeral prayers for columnist, essayist, writer and researcher Syed Abul Maksud at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People attend the Namaz-e-Janaza or funeral prayers for columnist, essayist, writer and researcher Syed Abul Maksud at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The information ministry paid last respects to columnist, essayist, writer and researcher Syed Abul Maksud at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The information ministry paid last respects to columnist, essayist, writer and researcher Syed Abul Maksud at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Awami League paid last respects to columnist, essayist, writer and researcher Syed Abul Maksud at the Central Shaheed Minar premises in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Awami League paid last respects to columnist, essayist, writer and researcher Syed Abul Maksud at the Central Shaheed Minar premises in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A Namaz-e-Janaza for Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled, a former deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, was held outside Central Kochi Kanchar Mela in Dhaka’s Segunbagicha on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    A Namaz-e-Janaza for Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled, a former deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, was held outside Central Kochi Kanchar Mela in Dhaka’s Segunbagicha on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • A Namaz-e-Janaza for Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled, a former deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, was held at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    A Namaz-e-Janaza for Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled, a former deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, was held at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • Traffic on Mirpur road ground to a halt after the students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    Traffic on Mirpur road ground to a halt after the students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • Traffic on Mirpur road ground to a halt after the students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

    Traffic on Mirpur road ground to a halt after the students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked Nilkhet intersection to protest against the postponement of their ongoing examinations and demand the authorities reopen the halls of residence on Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021.

  • A shop set up illegally upon encroaching on the space under the footbridge in Dhaka's Shahbagh is back some days after Dhaka South City Corporation's demolition drive due to a lack of monitoring. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A shop set up illegally upon encroaching on the space under the footbridge in Dhaka's Shahbagh is back some days after Dhaka South City Corporation's demolition drive due to a lack of monitoring. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A shop set up illegally upon encroaching on the space under the footbridge in Dhaka's Shahbagh is back some days after Dhaka South City Corporation's demolition drive due to a lack of monitoring. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A shop set up illegally upon encroaching on the space under the footbridge in Dhaka's Shahbagh is back some days after Dhaka South City Corporation's demolition drive due to a lack of monitoring. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A shop set up illegally upon encroaching on the space under the footbridge in Dhaka's Shahbagh is back some days after Dhaka South City Corporation's demolition drive due to a lack of monitoring. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A shop set up illegally upon encroaching on the space under the footbridge in Dhaka's Shahbagh is back some days after Dhaka South City Corporation's demolition drive due to a lack of monitoring. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove