05 March, 2021

  • Mosquitoes breed on stagnant water beside the street at Azimpur in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mosquitoes breed on stagnant water beside the street at Azimpur in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Mosquitoes breed on stagnant water beside the street at Azimpur in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mosquitoes breed on stagnant water beside the street at Azimpur in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Supporters of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act, 2018 on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Supporters of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act, 2018 on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Supporters of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act, 2018 on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Supporters of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act, 2018 on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Supporters of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act, 2018 on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Supporters of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB rally outside the National Press Club in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act, 2018 on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Leaders and activists of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB demonstrate on Topkhana Road in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Leaders and activists of the Communist Party of Bangladesh or CPB demonstrate on Topkhana Road in Dhaka demanding the release of detained student leaders and the repeal of the Digital Security Act on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Ahead of the International Women's Day, several organisations take out rallies from the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Ahead of the International Women's Day, several organisations take out rallies from the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Ahead of the International Women's Day, several organisations take out rallies from the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Ahead of the International Women's Day, several organisations take out rallies from the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Ahead of the International Women's Day, several organisations take out rallies from the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Ahead of the International Women's Day, several organisations take out rallies from the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday, Mar 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Leftist student groups rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding justice for writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who died in jail, release of activists arrested in political cases and repeal of the Digital Security Case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Leftist student groups rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding justice for writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who died in jail, release of activists arrested in political cases and repeal of the Digital Security Case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Leftist student groups rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding justice for writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who died in jail, release of activists arrested in political cases and repeal of the Digital Security Case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Leftist student groups rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding justice for writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who died in jail, release of activists arrested in political cases and repeal of the Digital Security Case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Leftist student groups rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding justice for writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who died in jail, release of activists arrested in political cases and repeal of the Digital Security Case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Leftist student groups rally outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding justice for writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who died in jail, release of activists arrested in political cases and repeal of the Digital Security Case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of Bangladesh Students’ Union demonstrate outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding release of their seven leaders, including Private University Unit President Tamzid Haider, who were arrested during protests over the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of Bangladesh Students’ Union demonstrate outside the National Museum in Dhaka’s Shahbagh on Friday, Mar 5, 2021 demanding release of their seven leaders, including Private University Unit President Tamzid Haider, who were arrested during protests over the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in jail. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi