03 March, 2021

  • Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Six ships of Bangladesh Navy carried the fifth batch of refugees, comprising 2,257 Rohingya, to their new residence on the island of Bhasan Char in Noakhali from the jetty adjacent to the naval boat club in Chattogram on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Protesters demonstrate under the banner of Shramik Krishak Chhatra Janata Oikya Parishad outside the BJMC Bhaban in Chattogram’s Agrabad on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 asking that the authorities meet their six-point charter of demand including the payment of dues of transferred workers. Photo: Suman Babu

    Protesters demonstrate under the banner of Shramik Krishak Chhatra Janata Oikya Parishad outside the BJMC Bhaban in Chattogram’s Agrabad on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 asking that the authorities meet their six-point charter of demand including the payment of dues of transferred workers. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Protesters demonstrate under the banner of Shramik Krishak Chhatra Janata Oikya Parishad outside the BJMC Bhaban in Chattogram’s Agrabad on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 asking that the authorities meet their six-point charter of demand including the payment of dues of transferred workers. Photo: Suman Babu

    Protesters demonstrate under the banner of Shramik Krishak Chhatra Janata Oikya Parishad outside the BJMC Bhaban in Chattogram’s Agrabad on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 asking that the authorities meet their six-point charter of demand including the payment of dues of transferred workers. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Bangladesh Students’ Union and eight other leftist student groups march with torches on the Dhaka University campus on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 during protests over the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail after his arrest in a case under the Digital Security Act. The protesters demanded repeal of the act and release of demonstrators who were arrested during protests. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh Students’ Union and eight other leftist student groups march with torches on the Dhaka University campus on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 during protests over the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail after his arrest in a case under the Digital Security Act. The protesters demanded repeal of the act and release of demonstrators who were arrested during protests. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh Students’ Union and eight other leftist student groups march with torches on the Dhaka University campus on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 during protests over the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail after his arrest in a case under the Digital Security Act. The protesters demanded repeal of the act and release of demonstrators who were arrested during protests. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh Students’ Union and eight other leftist student groups march with torches on the Dhaka University campus on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 during protests over the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail after his arrest in a case under the Digital Security Act. The protesters demanded repeal of the act and release of demonstrators who were arrested during protests. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh Chhatra Maitree demonstrated in front of the National Press Club on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021, demanding the resumption of all suspended examinations of colleges under the National University within March. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh Chhatra Maitree demonstrated in front of the National Press Club on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021, demanding the resumption of all suspended examinations of colleges under the National University within March. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Nagorik Somaj marched towards the Prime Minister’s Office from the National Press Club on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 to register their protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Nagorik Somaj marched towards the Prime Minister’s Office from the National Press Club on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 to register their protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • - A protest rally was held by Nagorik Somaj in front of Hotel Intercontinental after its activists were obstructed by the police on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    - A protest rally was held by Nagorik Somaj in front of Hotel Intercontinental after its activists were obstructed by the police on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A protest rally was held by Nagorik Somaj in front of Hotel Intercontinental after its activists were obstructed by the police on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A protest rally was held by Nagorik Somaj in front of Hotel Intercontinental after its activists were obstructed by the police on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Protesters at a rally presented the police with flowers after being obstructed in front of Hotel Intercontinental on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Protesters at a rally presented the police with flowers after being obstructed in front of Hotel Intercontinental on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Protesters at a rally presented the police with flowers after being obstructed in front of Hotel Intercontinental on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Protesters at a rally presented the police with flowers after being obstructed in front of Hotel Intercontinental on their way to the Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021. The rally was organised to protest against the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail and demand the scrapping of the Digital Security Act. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove