February 18, 2022

  • Dhaka’s Farashganj Road, the easiest way to get from Sadarghat to Postagola along the Buriganga River’s banks, is nearly impassable due to the stacks goods from Shyambazar storekeepers and the stalls put up by roadside vendors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka’s Farashganj Road, the easiest way to get from Sadarghat to Postagola along the Buriganga River’s banks, is nearly impassable due to the stacks goods from Shyambazar storekeepers and the stalls put up by roadside vendors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka’s Farashganj Road, the easiest way to get from Sadarghat to Postagola along the Buriganga River’s banks, is nearly impassable due to the stacks goods from Shyambazar storekeepers and the stalls put up by roadside vendors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka’s Farashganj Road, the easiest way to get from Sadarghat to Postagola along the Buriganga River’s banks, is nearly impassable due to the stacks goods from Shyambazar storekeepers and the stalls put up by roadside vendors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers lay bricks on MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022 to prepare it for Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair. Photo: Suman Babu

    Workers lay bricks on MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022 to prepare it for Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Workers lay bricks on MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022 to prepare it for Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair. Photo: Suman Babu

    Workers lay bricks on MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022 to prepare it for Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Workers prepare stalls of Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair at MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022, ahead of the launch on Sunday. Photo: Suman Babu

    Workers prepare stalls of Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair at MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022, ahead of the launch on Sunday. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Workers prepare stalls of Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair at MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022, ahead of the launch on Sunday. Photo: Suman Babu

    Workers prepare stalls of Chattogram Ekueshy Book Fair at MA Aziz Gymnasium ground on Friday, Feb 22, 2022, ahead of the launch on Sunday. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Visitors overcrowd the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on weekly holiday Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

    Visitors overcrowd the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on weekly holiday Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

  • Visitors overcrowd the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on weekly holiday Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

    Visitors overcrowd the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on weekly holiday Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

  • A fire gutted furniture store at North Badda in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

    A fire gutted furniture store at North Badda in Dhaka on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

  • Firefighters in action after a furniture store at North Badda in Dhaka caught fire on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

    Firefighters in action after a furniture store at North Badda in Dhaka caught fire on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

  • Firefighters bring under control a blaze at Howlader Furniture at North Badda in Dhaka one and a half hours after the store caught fire on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

    Firefighters bring under control a blaze at Howlader Furniture at North Badda in Dhaka one and a half hours after the store caught fire on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

  • Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzman unveils the road direction for people who will go to the Central Shaheed Minar on Martyrs Day at a press conference on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.

    Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzman unveils the road direction for people who will go to the Central Shaheed Minar on Martyrs Day at a press conference on Friday, Feb 18, 2022.