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United in Anger, United in Protest

February 13, 2013

February 12,2013
Projonmo Chottor(Shahbag) Day 8:

A banner displaying Jamaat’s media houses, NGOs, financial and educational institutions. It pleads with public to boycott these organizations and their products and services.

A banner displaying Jamaat’s media houses, NGOs, financial and educational institutions. It pleads with public to boycott these organizations and their products and services.

Theater group Teerandaj organizes this free shooting event called ‘One bullet for one Razakar'.

Theater group Teerandaj organizes this free shooting event called ‘One bullet for one Razakar’.

Hindus and Muslims            In unison demand              Death by Hanging

Hindus and Muslims
In unison demand
Death by Hanging

A placard of Late Jahanara Imam reading ‘Brave Mother  Come and see Fight hasn’t been over yet It is going on And it will go on…’

A placard of Late Jahanara Imam reading
‘Brave Mother
Come and see
Fight hasn’t been over yet
It is going on
And it will go on…’

Before the country wide ‘3-minute-silence’ observation.

Before the country wide ‘3-minute-silence’ observation.

An effigy in front of the Institute of Fine Arts, Dhaka University

An effigy in front of the Institute of Fine Arts, Dhaka University

Historian Prof. Mesbah Kamal and poet Dr.  M A Samad address to the audience gathered at the artists’ corner in front of Institute of Fine Arts, Dhaka University.

Historian Prof. Mesbah Kamal and poet Dr. M A Samad address to the audience gathered at the artists’ corner in front of Institute of Fine Arts, Dhaka University.

Veteran freedom fighters also have significant presence on day 8.

Veteran freedom fighters also have significant presence on day 8.

‘Ka’ for Kader Molla Bloody Razakar ‘Ba’ for Bacchu Bloody Razakar

‘Ka’ for Kader Molla
Bloody Razakar
‘Ba’ for Bacchu
Bloody Razakar

Razakar dustbin

Razakar dustbin

Spit here

Spit here

 I’m a freedom fighter You’re the fighters for making a Razakar-free Bangladesh

I’m a freedom fighter
You’re the fighters for making a Razakar-free Bangladesh

Let’s go to Generation Square            And let’s hang the war criminals’

Let’s go to Generation Square
And let’s hang the war criminals’

A huge national flag is flying over one of the intersections at projonmo chottor (Shahbag).

A huge national flag is flying over one of the intersections at projonmo chottor (Shahbag).

A poster on Institute of Fine Arts wall

A poster on Institute of Fine Arts wall

On the wall of Chobir hat ‘160 million cry: ‘Where are the Razakars  Don’t care We’re dead or alive Want true justice Death by hanging’’

On the wall of Chobir hat
‘160 million cry:
‘Where are the Razakars
Don’t care
We’re dead or alive
Want true justice
Death by hanging’’

There is a new dawn  The dark will go away And you razakar You’ll burn alive In the flame  Of youth’s anger

There is a new dawn
The dark will go away
And you razakar
You’ll burn alive
In the flame
Of youth’s anger

Teen-agers have huge presence on day 8

Teen-agers have huge presence on day 8

A floral graffiti om Shahbag-Katabon road.It symbolizes how steadfast the protesters are in their determination.

A floral graffiti om Shahbag-Katabon road.It symbolizes how steadfast the protesters are in their determination.

Organizers are selling posters and other merchandise to collect money for buying foods and drinking water for protesters. No political party is financing this movement. Protesters themselves are paying all the expenses. Apart from that, foods and drinks are donated by kind individuals.

Organizers are selling posters and other merchandise to collect money for buying foods and drinking water for protesters. No political party is financing this movement. Protesters themselves are paying all the expenses. Apart from that, foods and drinks are donated by kind individuals.

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