Facebook buzzed yesterday morning after the arrest of Shahidul Alam: Photographer, Writer, Managing Director of DRIK Gallery and Chairman of PATHSHALA South Asian Media Institute. Also the force behind CHOBI MELA the yearly International Photography festival in DHAKA. He was interviewed by Al Jazeera in English Sunday August 5th 2018 following the violent clashes as authorities fired tear gas and shut down mobile internet connections after a week of students protest that brought thousands to the streets following the death of two students killed by a speeding bus. All last week Shahidul had put up pictures and posted a video on facebook about […]
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