09 December, 2021

  • Fire service personnel work to extinguish a blaze at a waste fabric warehouse in the Atura depot area of Chattogram on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

    Fire service personnel work to extinguish a blaze at a waste fabric warehouse in the Atura depot area of Chattogram on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

  • Fire service personnel work to extinguish a blaze at a waste fabric warehouse in the Atura depot area of Chattogram on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

    Fire service personnel work to extinguish a blaze at a waste fabric warehouse in the Atura depot area of Chattogram on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

  • Several waste fabric warehouses in the Atura depot area of Chattogram were gutted in a massive fire on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

    Several waste fabric warehouses in the Atura depot area of Chattogram were gutted in a massive fire on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

  • Several waste fabric warehouses in the Atura depot area of Chattogram were gutted in a massive fire on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

    Several waste fabric warehouses in the Atura depot area of Chattogram were gutted in a massive fire on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Uttam Sen Gupta

  • Garbage is dumped on the road near the Suhrawardy Udyan gate to Dhaka University, near the Raju Memorial sculpture, on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Garbage is dumped on the road near the Suhrawardy Udyan gate to Dhaka University, near the Raju Memorial sculpture, on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaw and motorcycle drivers tend to argue when stuck in traffic. Drivers often use the footpaths to get around the lines of traffic, which can lead to further arguments. Meanwhile, pedestrians are forced to endure encroachment on their part of the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw and motorcycle drivers tend to argue when stuck in traffic. Drivers often use the footpaths to get around the lines of traffic, which can lead to further arguments. Meanwhile, pedestrians are forced to endure encroachment on their part of the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaw and motorcycle drivers tend to argue when stuck in traffic. Drivers often use the footpaths to get around the lines of traffic, which can lead to further arguments. Meanwhile, pedestrians are forced to endure encroachment on their part of the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw and motorcycle drivers tend to argue when stuck in traffic. Drivers often use the footpaths to get around the lines of traffic, which can lead to further arguments. Meanwhile, pedestrians are forced to endure encroachment on their part of the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshaw and motorcycle drivers tend to argue when stuck in traffic. Drivers often use the footpaths to get around the lines of traffic, which can lead to further arguments. Meanwhile, pedestrians are forced to endure encroachment on their part of the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshaw and motorcycle drivers tend to argue when stuck in traffic. Drivers often use the footpaths to get around the lines of traffic, which can lead to further arguments. Meanwhile, pedestrians are forced to endure encroachment on their part of the road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League activists burn an effigy of BNP leader Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal to demand his punishment for his remarks on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture at Dhaka University on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh Chhatra League activists burn an effigy of BNP leader Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal to demand his punishment for his remarks on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture at Dhaka University on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League activists hold a protest in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture at Dhaka University on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 to demand that BNP leader Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal be punished for his remarks on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh Chhatra League activists hold a protest in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture at Dhaka University on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 to demand that BNP leader Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal be punished for his remarks on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A student protest calling for the Ganabhaban to issue a memorandum implementing a nationwide 50 percent discount on public transport for students was blocked at the Nilkhet intersection on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. The protesters blocked the road for some time before relocating at the advice of police. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A student protest calling for the Ganabhaban to issue a memorandum implementing a nationwide 50 percent discount on public transport for students was blocked at the Nilkhet intersection on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. The protesters blocked the road for some time before relocating at the advice of police. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A student protest calling for the Ganabhaban to issue a memorandum implementing a nationwide 50 percent discount on public transport for students was blocked at the Nilkhet intersection on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. The students then sat down in the middle of the road for some time. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A student protest calling for the Ganabhaban to issue a memorandum implementing a nationwide 50 percent discount on public transport for students was blocked at the Nilkhet intersection on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. The students then sat down in the middle of the road for some time. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A student protest calling for the Ganabhaban to issue a memorandum implementing a nationwide 50 percent discount on public transport for students was blocked at the Nilkhet intersection on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. The students then sat down in the middle of the road for some time. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A student protest calling for the Ganabhaban to issue a memorandum implementing a nationwide 50 percent discount on public transport for students was blocked at the Nilkhet intersection on Thursday, Dec 9, 2021. The students then sat down in the middle of the road for some time. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Fishermen cook the catch on a boat after fishing in a pond in the Eastern Housing area of Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Fishermen cook the catch on a boat after fishing in a pond in the Eastern Housing area of Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Fishermen cook the catch on a boat after fishing in a pond in the Eastern Housing area of Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Fishermen cook the catch on a boat after fishing in a pond in the Eastern Housing area of Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove