Ashura security at Hussaini Dalan

  • The authorities beefed up security in the Hussaini Dalan area on Old Dhaka’s Nazimuddin Road on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021 ahead of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The authorities beefed up security in the Hussaini Dalan area on Old Dhaka’s Nazimuddin Road on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021 ahead of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A view of the Hussaini Dalan area of Old Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A view of the Hussaini Dalan area of Old Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A view of the Hussaini Dalan area of Old Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A view of the Hussaini Dalan area of Old Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People crowd the Hussaini Dalan area on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People crowd the Hussaini Dalan area on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Security heightened in the Hussaini Dalan area of Old Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Security heightened in the Hussaini Dalan area of Old Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021, the eve of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Police searched people at the entrance of Hussaini Dalan in Old Dhaka as security was strengthened on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021 ahead of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police searched people at the entrance of Hussaini Dalan in Old Dhaka as security was strengthened on Thursday, Aug 19, 2021 ahead of Ashura. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove