The Dhaka Edition of the World Press Photo Exhibition 2022 was inaugurated at Drik Gallery in the capital Friday to recognise and celebrate the best photojournalism and documentary produced last year around the world.

Drik Picture Library, in partnership with the World Press Photo Foundation, organised and inaugurated the Exhibition 2022, which is being showcased as part of its worldwide tour, displaying the photo stories from the 65th World Press Photo Contest.

Dutch Ambassador to Bangladesh Anne van Leeuwen inaugurated the exhibition.

World Press Photo Foundation Executive Director Joumana El Zein Khoury, Photographer and former World Press Photo Jury Abir Abdullah, and Managing Director of Drik, ex-jury board chair for the World Press Photo contest and eminent photojournalist Shahidul Alam were also present.

Edited By-SPT