Sunday, June 19, 2011

Mansoon rain drench Dhaka city

Ramna park






Fakirapul area- media pics

Major streets in the capital Dhaka became waterlogged on Saturday disrupting traffic and causing sufferings to pedestrians as downpour all day halted life (media pic).


Hatirjheel (media pic)

Crossing waterbody in Dhaka west (media pics)

Rain drenched crows in Ramna (media pic)

Scuffle broke out in the meeting held yesterday in DC's conference hall, Narayanganj between two rival groups of AL with DC and SP in chair. In the pic MP Sarah Begum 'Kobori' seen in action against rival group led by former MP Shamim Osman (media info & pic).

Monday, June 13, 2011

36 Hours General Strike Ends!

Bangladesh Pop Guru Azam Khan passes away on 4 June 2011 after prolonged fight with cancer

Elephant Road- Mansoon cloud arrives

Mirpur Road

Garment workers- Panthapath


Eskaton Road


BB Avenue- long quue for transport


New Market- sentinel

Too few cabs

push cart during strike

Limon- one hospital to the other under custody (media pic)

cartoons in national dailies on national budget 2011-12 (media pics)

Fin Min Maal Muhith announces National Budget in the Parliament (media pic) on 9 June 2011. Budget at a glance: Total Budget- Tk.1.63 trillion; Rev Target- Tk.1.23 tr; Deficit- Tk.452 bl; GDP growth target-7%; ADP- Tk.460 bl

36 hours general strike begins from 12 june 2011 (media pics)

Torched Public transports


who wins in the tug of war..?

BNP office in Naya Paltan- cordoned off by Police

RAB action- streets out of bound

BNP ex-Ministers Altaf Hossain and Maj (Retd) Hafizuddin Ahmed picked up by police on charge of torching public transport.

View of Sonargaon intersection during strike hours (media pics)