The wave of violence was sparked by a special tribunal's decision to sentence a top Islamist opposition leader to death.
India's President Pranab Mukherjee (R) meets Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Dhaka March 3, 2013. India's first Bengali President Pranab Mukherjee arrived in Dhaka amid a shutdown called by Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami to protest against the war
Activists of Jamaat-e-Islami, Bangladesh's largest Islamic party, block traffic during a nationwide strike called by them in Rajshahi, Bangladesh, Sunday, March 3, 2013. Authorities deployed soldiers in a northern Bangladeshi district on Sunday after Isla
Jamaat-e-Islami activists, protesting sentences handed down by a war crimes tribunal, block traffic by them in Bogra, Bangladesh, March 3, 2013.
Bangladeshi Hindus wave black flags as they march through a street to protest against alleged attacks by Jamaat-e-Islami activists in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 2, 2013.