Shah Tazrian Ashrafi

Shah Tazrian Ashrafi is a freelance journalist based in Dhaka.

Caste on the streets

Dhaka’s street cleaners, many of them Dalits, faced a grim future even before the pandemic.

Jul 21, 2020

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