January 24, 2022

  • A man loads a truck with winter vegetable turnips to transport them to a local market in Manikganj’s Singair Upazila. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    A man loads a truck with winter vegetable turnips to transport them to a local market in Manikganj’s Singair Upazila. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • University Teachers' Network, a platform of teachers of public and private universities, holds a symbolic hunger strike in front of Dhaka University's Aparajeyo Bangla statue on Monday, Jan 24, 2022, expressing solidarity with the student protesters of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology in Sylhet who are demanding Vice-Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed’s removal. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    University Teachers' Network, a platform of teachers of public and private universities, holds a symbolic hunger strike in front of Dhaka University's Aparajeyo Bangla statue on Monday, Jan 24, 2022, expressing solidarity with the student protesters of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology in Sylhet who are demanding Vice-Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed’s removal. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Mayor Atiqul Islam joins a demolition drive of Dhaka North City Corporation to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Mayor Atiqul Islam joins a demolition drive of Dhaka North City Corporation to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • People gather to watch a demolition drive of Dhaka North City Corporation to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    People gather to watch a demolition drive of Dhaka North City Corporation to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Dhaka North City Corporation workers bulldoze parts of a multi-storey building as it launches a demolition drive to remove illegal structures from the Lautala canal area in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur on Monday, Jan 24, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Pragatisheel Chhatra Jote, a platform of leftist student groups, stages a sit-in in front of Dhaka University's Raju Memorial sculpture on Monday, Jan 24, 2022, expressing solidarity with the student protesters of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology in Sylhet. The leftist student groups brought an open letter to SUST Vice-Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed urging him to resign. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Pragatisheel Chhatra Jote, a platform of leftist student groups, stages a sit-in in front of Dhaka University's Raju Memorial sculpture on Monday, Jan 24, 2022, expressing solidarity with the student protesters of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology in Sylhet. The leftist student groups brought an open letter to SUST Vice-Chancellor Farid Uddin Ahmed urging him to resign. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu