Hindu devotees across Bangladesh started observing Durga Puja. On Thursday, the second day of five-day long Durga Puja, people of Hindu faith are celebrating the Mahasaptami.
On Mahasaptami Puja today, the devotees will recite hymns and offer flowers seeking blessings from Durga the Durgatinashini--saviour of humankind from all evils.
The devotees across Bangladesh celebrated Mahashashthi on the first day of Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of Hindu community.
Zahurul Alam has the details.