January 23, 2022

  • People from the lower income group crowd around a TCB truck in Dhaka’s Topkhana area on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to purchase food at a subsidised price. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People from the lower income group crowd around a TCB truck in Dhaka’s Topkhana area on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to purchase food at a subsidised price. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People from the lower income group crowd around a TCB truck in Dhaka’s Topkhana area on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to purchase food at a subsidised price. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People from the lower income group crowd around a TCB truck in Dhaka’s Topkhana area on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to purchase food at a subsidised price. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People from the lower income group crowd around a TCB truck in Dhaka’s Topkhana area on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to purchase food at a subsidised price. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People from the lower income group crowd around a TCB truck in Dhaka’s Topkhana area on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to purchase food at a subsidised price. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The government enforced health rules for people venturing outdoors with the COVID-19 cases surging in the country, yet many choose to cross a Kamalapur pedestrian overpass without wearing masks on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The government enforced health rules for people venturing outdoors with the COVID-19 cases surging in the country, yet many choose to cross a Kamalapur pedestrian overpass without wearing masks on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka North City Corporation removes illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Dhaka North City Corporation removes illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Dhaka North City Corporation removes illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Dhaka North City Corporation removes illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Dhaka North City Mayor Atiqul Islam watches the DNCC’s drive to remove illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Dhaka North City Mayor Atiqul Islam watches the DNCC’s drive to remove illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Dhaka North City Mayor Atiqul Islam watches the DNCC’s drive to remove illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Dhaka North City Mayor Atiqul Islam watches the DNCC’s drive to remove illegal establishments at Lautala Canal in Mohammadpur’s Bosila on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Students from Dhaka University form a human chain in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture in solidarity with a call for the resignation of Sylhet’s Shahjalal Universiy of Science and Technology Vice Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Students from Dhaka University form a human chain in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture in solidarity with a call for the resignation of Sylhet’s Shahjalal Universiy of Science and Technology Vice Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Students from Dhaka University form a human chain in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture in solidarity with a call for the resignation of Sylhet’s Shahjalal Universiy of Science and Technology Vice Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Students from Dhaka University form a human chain in front of the Raju Memorial Sculpture in solidarity with a call for the resignation of Sylhet’s Shahjalal Universiy of Science and Technology Vice Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Jatrabari’s Kutubkhali area is hit by a gas outage at a certain time every day for many days. Many people there are forced to cook using firewood. Photo taken on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Jatrabari’s Kutubkhali area is hit by a gas outage at a certain time every day for many days. Many people there are forced to cook using firewood. Photo taken on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Jatrabari’s Kutubkhali area is hit by a gas outage at a certain time every day for many days. Many people there are forced to cook using firewood. Photo taken on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Jatrabari’s Kutubkhali area is hit by a gas outage at a certain time every day for many days. Many people there are forced to cook using firewood. Photo taken on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • People hold a human-chain demonstration in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand permanent employment of paid peer volunteers at Directorate General of Family Planning.

    People hold a human-chain demonstration in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand permanent employment of paid peer volunteers at Directorate General of Family Planning.

  • People hold a human-chain demonstration in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand permanent employment of paid peer volunteers at Directorate General of Family Planning.

    People hold a human-chain demonstration in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand permanent employment of paid peer volunteers at Directorate General of Family Planning.

  • Students stage a human-chain protest in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand that authorities allow the ongoing National University examinations to conclude.

    Students stage a human-chain protest in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand that authorities allow the ongoing National University examinations to conclude.

  • Students stage a human-chain protest in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand that authorities allow the ongoing National University examinations to conclude.

    Students stage a human-chain protest in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 to demand that authorities allow the ongoing National University examinations to conclude.

  • Public transportation services were suspended for 85 days in 2021, yet 7,809 people died and 9,039 others were injured in 5,629 road crashes last year. Jatri Kalyan Samity Secretary General Mozammel Haque Chowdhury presents a report on the accidents of 2021 at Dhaka Reporters’ Unity’s auditorium on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Public transportation services were suspended for 85 days in 2021, yet 7,809 people died and 9,039 others were injured in 5,629 road crashes last year. Jatri Kalyan Samity Secretary General Mozammel Haque Chowdhury presents a report on the accidents of 2021 at Dhaka Reporters’ Unity’s auditorium on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Public transportation services were suspended for 85 days in 2021, yet 7,809 people died and 9,039 others were injured in 5,629 road crashes last year. Jatri Kalyan Samity Secretary General Mozammel Haque Chowdhury presents a report on the accidents of 2021 at Dhaka Reporters’ Unity’s auditorium on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Public transportation services were suspended for 85 days in 2021, yet 7,809 people died and 9,039 others were injured in 5,629 road crashes last year. Jatri Kalyan Samity Secretary General Mozammel Haque Chowdhury presents a report on the accidents of 2021 at Dhaka Reporters’ Unity’s auditorium on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Fire crews spray water to douse the flames at a furniture store beside the Bhatara Police Station at Dhaka’s Baridhara on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Fire crews spray water to douse the flames at a furniture store beside the Bhatara Police Station at Dhaka’s Baridhara on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Fire crews spray water to douse the flames at a furniture store beside the Bhatara Police Station at Dhaka’s Baridhara on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Fire crews spray water to douse the flames at a furniture store beside the Bhatara Police Station at Dhaka’s Baridhara on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

  • Fire crews spray water to douse the flames at a furniture store beside the Bhatara Police Station at Dhaka’s Baridhara on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.

    Fire crews spray water to douse the flames at a furniture store beside the Bhatara Police Station at Dhaka’s Baridhara on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022.