This February 15 photo shows a view of the mass gathering at Shahbagh demanding death penalty to all war criminals.
Several hundred people gathered at Shahbagh Projonmo Chattar this evening after the authorities announced that war criminal Abdul Quader Mollah will be executed after midnight.
Law enforcers have instructed the proprietors of roadside shops in the area to shut businesses for today.
Gonojagoron Mancha, a platform of youths, demands the death penalty for all war criminals. Its protest began after a tribunal jailed Jamaat leader Quader Mollah for life on February 5 for crimes against humanity during the Liberation War.