27 October, 2021

  • Driver Monsur ties an empty container as a marker with a covered van sinking after a ferry capsized in the Padma River at Paturia pier in Manikganj on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

    Driver Monsur ties an empty container as a marker with a covered van sinking after a ferry capsized in the Padma River at Paturia pier in Manikganj on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

  • Rescue vessel Hamza pulls up a sunken truck after a ferry capsized in the Padma River Paturia pier in Manikganj on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

    Rescue vessel Hamza pulls up a sunken truck after a ferry capsized in the Padma River Paturia pier in Manikganj on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

  • Commuters take a rickshaw-van ride to get home on the road from Notun Bazar to Gulshan 2 in Dhaka due to a crisis of public transports on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

    Commuters take a rickshaw-van ride to get home on the road from Notun Bazar to Gulshan 2 in Dhaka due to a crisis of public transports on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

  • Commuters take a rickshaw-van ride to get home on the road from Notun Bazar to Gulshan 2 in Dhaka due to a crisis of public transports on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

    Commuters take a rickshaw-van ride to get home on the road from Notun Bazar to Gulshan 2 in Dhaka due to a crisis of public transports on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

  • Dhaka South Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh pays last respects to Abdul Baset Majumder, a member of the Awami League's advisory council and a former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, after his Namaz-e-Janaza at the National Eidgah in Dhaka on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

    Dhaka South Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh pays last respects to Abdul Baset Majumder, a member of the Awami League's advisory council and a former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, after his Namaz-e-Janaza at the National Eidgah in Dhaka on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021.

  • People attend the funeral prayers for veteran lawyer Abdul Baset Majumder, a former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, at the National Eidgah in Dhaka on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. He also served as a member of the Awami League's advisory council and a vice-chairman of the Bangladesh Bar Council.

    People attend the funeral prayers for veteran lawyer Abdul Baset Majumder, a former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, at the National Eidgah in Dhaka on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. He also served as a member of the Awami League's advisory council and a vice-chairman of the Bangladesh Bar Council.

  • A ferry, named 'Shah Amanat', lies capsized in the Padma River near Paturia's No. 5 terminal in Manikganj. The vessel, loaded with several vehicles and passengers, was headed to the wharf from Rajbari's Daulatdia when it overturned.

    A ferry, named 'Shah Amanat', lies capsized in the Padma River near Paturia's No. 5 terminal in Manikganj. The vessel, loaded with several vehicles and passengers, was headed to the wharf from Rajbari's Daulatdia when it overturned.

  • A ferry, named 'Shah Amanat', lies capsized in the Padma River near Paturia's No. 5 terminal in Manikganj. The vessel, loaded with several vehicles and passengers, was headed to the wharf from Rajbari's Daulatdia when it overturned.

    A ferry, named 'Shah Amanat', lies capsized in the Padma River near Paturia's No. 5 terminal in Manikganj. The vessel, loaded with several vehicles and passengers, was headed to the wharf from Rajbari's Daulatdia when it overturned.

  • Firefighters tamed a fire that broke out in a six-storey residential building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Firefighters tamed a fire that broke out in a six-storey residential building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A fire broke out in a six-storey resident building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. The second floor of the building sustained heavy damage due to the fire. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire broke out in a six-storey resident building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. The second floor of the building sustained heavy damage due to the fire. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A fire broke out in a six-storey resident building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. The second floor of the building sustained heavy damage due to the fire. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire broke out in a six-storey resident building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. The second floor of the building sustained heavy damage due to the fire. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A fire broke out in a six-storey resident building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. The second floor of the building sustained heavy damage due to the fire. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A fire broke out in a six-storey resident building in Dhaka's Gulshan on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. The second floor of the building sustained heavy damage due to the fire. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Dickson attends a dialogue arranged by the Diplomatic Correspondents Association Bangladesh or DCAB at the National Press Club on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Dickson attends a dialogue arranged by the Diplomatic Correspondents Association Bangladesh or DCAB at the National Press Club on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Dickson attends a dialogue arranged by the Diplomatic Correspondents Association Bangladesh or DCAB at the National Press Club on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Dickson attends a dialogue arranged by the Diplomatic Correspondents Association Bangladesh or DCAB at the National Press Club on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Dickson attends a dialogue arranged by the Diplomatic Correspondents Association Bangladesh or DCAB at the National Press Club on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Dickson attends a dialogue arranged by the Diplomatic Correspondents Association Bangladesh or DCAB at the National Press Club on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Swadhinata Chikitsak Parishad holds a rally in front of the National Museum on Wednesday to protest the recent attacks on the Hindu community in different parts of the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Swadhinata Chikitsak Parishad holds a rally in front of the National Museum on Wednesday to protest the recent attacks on the Hindu community in different parts of the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Swadhinata Chikitsak Parishad holds a rally in front of the National Museum on Wednesday to protest the recent attacks on the Hindu community in different parts of the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Swadhinata Chikitsak Parishad holds a rally in front of the National Museum on Wednesday to protest the recent attacks on the Hindu community in different parts of the country. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove