Dhaka’s poor struggle with winter chill

  • Groups of homeless people huddle together for warmth, wrapping themselves in blankets underneath the Khilgaon Flyover in Dhaka on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Groups of homeless people huddle together for warmth, wrapping themselves in blankets underneath the Khilgaon Flyover in Dhaka on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A street cleaner wraps themselves in a blanket to try and keep warm on Dhaka’s Outer Circular Road on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A street cleaner wraps themselves in a blanket to try and keep warm on Dhaka’s Outer Circular Road on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Many homeless people have wrapped themselves in blankets to ward off the chill at Dhaka’s Kamlapur Railway Station on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022, in the face of an ongoing cold wave. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Many homeless people have wrapped themselves in blankets to ward off the chill at Dhaka’s Kamlapur Railway Station on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022, in the face of an ongoing cold wave. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Many homeless people have wrapped themselves in blankets to ward off the chill at Dhaka’s Kamlapur Railway Station on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022, in the face of an ongoing cold wave. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Many homeless people have wrapped themselves in blankets to ward off the chill at Dhaka’s Kamlapur Railway Station on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022, in the face of an ongoing cold wave. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A man and child warm themselves by a fire next to rail tracks in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A man and child warm themselves by a fire next to rail tracks in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • People of limited means gather around a fire for warmth in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar area on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    People of limited means gather around a fire for warmth in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar area on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • People of limited means gather around a fire for warmth in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar area on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    People of limited means gather around a fire for warmth in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar area on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Two children huddle together for warmth under the covers at a slum near the Tejgaon rail tracks on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Two children huddle together for warmth under the covers at a slum near the Tejgaon rail tracks on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • People try to warm off the winter chill by lighting a fire at a slum next to the rail tracks in Tejgaon on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    People try to warm off the winter chill by lighting a fire at a slum next to the rail tracks in Tejgaon on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Floating workers light a fire to ward off the cold in the Tejgaon Rail Crossing area on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Floating workers light a fire to ward off the cold in the Tejgaon Rail Crossing area on Sunday, Jan 30, 2022. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu