Chawk Bazar Tragedy

Updated at 02:27pm February 21, 2019

A body bag is being taken amid the wreckage of Churihatta fire incident in the Dhaka’s Chawk Bazar area on February 21, 2019. — Sony Ramany
Members of fire service and civil defence, Bangladesh Red Crescent Society along with Churihatta locals of Dhaka’s Chawk Bazar area are transferring a body from the fire incident spot on February 21, 2019. — Sony Ramany
A relative tries to calm a wailing woman at the morgue of Dhaka Medical College Hospital on February 21, 2019. — Sony Ramany
Debris of an establishment charred in Churihatta fire incident in Old Dhaka’s Chawk Bazar on February 21, 2019. — Sony Ramany
A Bangladesh Air Force helicopter joins the rescue mission at Churihatta fire incident in the capital’s Chawk Bazar area on February 21, 2019. — Ali Hossain Mintu
Wife of businessman Kausar Ahmed comes to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital morgue with her twin babies to identify her husband who died in the devastating fire at Churihatta in the capital’s Chawk Bazar on February 21, 2019. — Ali Hossain Mintu
Locals of Churihatta in Chawk Bazar gather in front of a building in blaze on February 20, 2019 night. — Rashad Ahamad
Charred interior of a flat in Wahid Mansion, the building where the fire originates on February 20, 2019 night. — Indrajit Ghosh
A firefighter looks through the debris of Wahid Mansion, where the fire originated on February 20, 2019 night, after the rescue mission ends on Friday 21, 2019. — Indrajit Ghosh
A bird’s eye view of the Wahid Mansion on February 21, 2019, where the fire originated on February 20, 2019 night. — Indrajit Ghosh
A view of the Wahid Mansion on February 21, 2019, where the fire originated on February 20, 2019 night. — Indrajit Ghosh
Daughter and sister of Jaynal Abedin Babu, a local businessman of Churihatta area in Chawk Bazar, look for him with his photograph as he remains missing since the fire broke out on February 20, 2019 night in the area. — Indrajit Ghosh
The restaurant from where the locals of Churihatta claim the fire incident was originated on February 20, 2019 night. — Indrajit Ghosh

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