Wondering what is so special about rickshaw? Isn't it something that blame for causing traffic congestion in the city? Isn't this 'slow moving', 'unsafe' transport unfit to keep pace with the fast-moving modern city? Isn’t the subaltern rickshaw puller causing social nuisance in the city? Should it not be evicted from the urban street anyway?
Ramna, Dhaka does not only fulfill a role on a local scale, but also on a city and even on a transnational scale. This is what makes this area unique. Ramna is ‘just a park’ for the Ramna Locals but at the same time it is also 'more than just a park’. The interference between the different actors happens in Ramna area. It is an intersection space for all kind of people from all kind of places.
Urban Blue (Promise in Chaos)
Dhaka is a city with lot of dynamics and potentials. Conventionally whichever the streets, sidewalks and outdoors cannot offer, Dhaka offers more generously. Individuals has choice to walk or stop to have a cup of tea at any moment, day and night, in a roadside tea stall, or even have a friendly chat as long as one wants with fellows. The freedom of choice is not in lifestyle only; it is reflected in city’s design as well.