Shakharibazar gears up for Durga Puja

Old Dhaka’s Shakharibazar has come alive in preparation for Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of Hindus. Workers and artisans are busy crafting materials for more than 10 mandaps, a resident said. Potters are busy making idols, while customers are swarming the cosmetics stores for women. All shops, from those selling musical instruments to idols, are gearing up for the festivities. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu
Published : 8 Oct 2021, 01:04 PM
Updated : 8 Oct 2021, 01:04 PM
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