Little or no space between buildings

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have only one entry and exit point each. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have only one entry and exit point each. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are less than two-foot away from the adjacent ones. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are less than two-foot away from the adjacent ones. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have been constructed with little or no space between them, making it difficult to identify them separately. These buildings house banks and other business organisations or are used as residences. Tragedy may befall all of them if one building is affected by fire or other disasters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have been constructed with little or no space between them, making it difficult to identify them separately. These buildings house banks and other business organisations or are used as residences. Tragedy may befall all of them if one building is affected by fire or other disasters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are so congested that the risk of casualties in case of a fire or other accidents increases manifold. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are so congested that the risk of casualties in case of a fire or other accidents increases manifold. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Some buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have only doors and windows in the front and all other sides are blocked by other structures. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Some buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have only doors and windows in the front and all other sides are blocked by other structures. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are so congested that the risk of casualties in case of a fire or other accidents increases manifold. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are so congested that the risk of casualties in case of a fire or other accidents increases manifold. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have been constructed with little or no space between them, making it difficult to identify them separately. These buildings house banks and other business organisations or are used as residences. Tragedy may befall all of them if one building is affected by fire or other disasters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have been constructed with little or no space between them, making it difficult to identify them separately. These buildings house banks and other business organisations or are used as residences. Tragedy may befall all of them if one building is affected by fire or other disasters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have been constructed with little or no space between them, making it difficult to identify them separately. These buildings house banks and other business organisations or are used as residences. Tragedy may befall all of them if one building is affected by fire or other disasters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have been constructed with little or no space between them, making it difficult to identify them separately. These buildings house banks and other business organisations or are used as residences. Tragedy may befall all of them if one building is affected by fire or other disasters. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have only one entry and exit point each. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road have only one entry and exit point each. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • It may look like this part of Old Dhaka’s North South Road has only one building, but actually, there are more than one. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    It may look like this part of Old Dhaka’s North South Road has only one building, but actually, there are more than one. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are not spaced out, making it difficult to identify them separately. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The buildings in Old Dhaka’s North South Road are not spaced out, making it difficult to identify them separately. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi