Climate change touches already every corner of the world and every aspect of people’s lives. As the global temperature increases, its impacts will become even more extreme. The impact of climate change world is already facing food and fuel crises. World Bank and IMF have sounded a larger alarm push 100 million people in low-income countries deeper into poverty. In Bangladesh we are seeing rice-crises firsthand everyday. The long queues on the roadside subsidized rice sale centers are probably an indication of the coming hunger, when 30 million people will face starvation. In Bangladesh natural disasters like SIDR, River Erosion, Drought and Flood mass migration of people from the countryside to the cities. Visions of money, food and a better life, but many of they failed to realize their dreams lured the migrants, and the rural poor became the urban poor. I began to document of marginal condition in my own country. My investigation finally brought me to a climate refugee in Bangladesh.
January 21, 2018 Dhaka, Bangldesh- Bangladeshi Muslim devotees return home riding on an overcrowded train after attending the Akheri Munajat, concluding prayers on the third day of the second phase of the Biswa Ijtema, the second largest Muslim congregation after the Hajj, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Video Journalism by Monirul Alam
[ Summery ] The Bishwa Ijtema meaning Global Congregation is an annual gathering of Muslims in Tongi by the banks of the River Turag, in the outskirts of Dhaka BANGLADESH. It is now the second largest Muslim congregation after the Hajj. The Ijtema is a prayer meeting spread over three days, during which attending devotees perform daily prayers while listening to scholars reciting and explaining verses from the Quran. It’s concluded in the Akheri Munajat, or the Final Prayer, in which millions of devotees raise their hands in front of Allah and pray for-world peace. The Ijtema is considered a demonstration of Muslim unity, solidarity, mutual love and respect and an opportunity to reiterate their commitment to Islamic values.
Summery: In 1971,16 December is our Victory Day. Liberation War is our pride. The nation celebrated the 47th Victory Day paying rich tributes to the Liberation War martyrs with a call for unity to build a country free from militancy, extremism and communal-ism. On this day in 1971, the Pakistan Army surrendered to the allied forces of Bangladesh and India in the capital’s Suhrawardy Udyan after nine months of war during which three million people were killed, two lakh women were raped and around 10 million people took refuge in India.
The Martyred Intellectuals Memorial at Rayerbazar, December, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 14 December 2017. Thousands of Bangladeshi people paid tribute to the dozens of intellectuals killed during the war, 1971 which won the South Asian country independence from Pakistan. The intellectuals were systematically killed across the former East Pakistan by the Pakistani army and their collaborators to maim the emerging nation of its talented and intellectual people.
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ঢাকা উত্তর সিটি করপোরেশনের (ডিএনসিসি) মেয়র আনিসুল হককে শেষ শ্রদ্ধা জানাতে হাজারো মানুষ অংশ নেয় ঢাকার আর্মি স্টেডিয়ামে । সেখানে সর্বস্তরের মানুষ তাঁর প্রতি শেষ শ্রদ্ধা জানায়। নামাযে জানাজা শেষে বনানী কবরস্থানে তাঁকে সমাহিত করা হয়।