Dhaka lights up for 50th Victory Day

  • Special arrangements have been made in the National Parliament's South Plaza to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in the Liberation War. Work is underway to decorate Manik Mia Avenue for the occasion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Special arrangements have been made in the National Parliament's South Plaza to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in the Liberation War. Work is underway to decorate Manik Mia Avenue for the occasion. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The entrance to the National Parade Square has been decorated for the celebrations marking 50 years of Bangladesh's victory in the Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The entrance to the National Parade Square has been decorated for the celebrations marking 50 years of Bangladesh's victory in the Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A billboard has been erected near the National Parliament in honour of martyred freedom fighters on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in the Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A billboard has been erected near the National Parliament in honour of martyred freedom fighters on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in the Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A rare picture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has been put on display at Manik Mia Avenue in Dhaka on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A rare picture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has been put on display at Manik Mia Avenue in Dhaka on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pictures of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her younger sister Sheikh Rehana have been put up at Manik Mia Avenue in Dhaka to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pictures of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her younger sister Sheikh Rehana have been put up at Manik Mia Avenue in Dhaka to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The roads near the National Parliament are being decorated to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The roads near the National Parliament are being decorated to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The roads near the National Parliament are being decorated to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The roads near the National Parliament are being decorated to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People are seen snapping pictures near the National Parliament. Areas of the capital have been decorated to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People are seen snapping pictures near the National Parliament. Areas of the capital have been decorated to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A replica of the Central Shaheed Minar has been erected near the National Parliament to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A replica of the Central Shaheed Minar has been erected near the National Parliament to mark the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Snapshots of various development projects undertaken by the Awami League government are on display near the National Parliament to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Snapshots of various development projects undertaken by the Awami League government are on display near the National Parliament to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Snapshots of various development projects undertaken by the Awami League government are on display near the National Parliament to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Snapshots of various development projects undertaken by the Awami League government are on display near the National Parliament to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A billboard with pictures of the four national leaders has been erected near the National Parliament to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A billboard with pictures of the four national leaders has been erected near the National Parliament to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Billboards highlighting the developmental projects of the Awami League government have been erected to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Billboards highlighting the developmental projects of the Awami League government have been erected to mark the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A photo collage of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is seen on a billboard at Dhaka’s Bijoy Sarani on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A photo collage of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is seen on a billboard at Dhaka’s Bijoy Sarani on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Bijoy Sarani area in Dhaka has been decorated on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Bijoy Sarani area in Dhaka has been decorated on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Bijoy Sarani area in Dhaka has been decorated on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Bijoy Sarani area in Dhaka has been decorated on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's victory in its Liberation War and the closing of Mujib Year. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove