Pathshala Alumnus KM Asad winning the first place winner of HIPA Moment 2018.
This particular photograph shows a group of Rohingya women, who after four consecutive days of walking without food or water, have finally made their way into Cox’s Bazar, a district in Bangladesh. It is estimated that in the last year alone, that over 700,000 Rohingya refugees have escaped violence in Myanmar; the majority of whom do so into neighbouring Bangladesh. Something urgently has to be done about the situation. They cannot continue living their lives by struggling to survive on a day-to-day basis.