Public life stops amid coronavirus shutdown

  • An empty Mayor Hanif Flyover is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An empty Mayor Hanif Flyover is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An empty Mayor Hanif Flyover is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An empty Mayor Hanif Flyover is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Barricades have been erected on different streets in Dhaka to enforce travel restrictions announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Barricades have been erected on different streets in Dhaka to enforce travel restrictions announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Barricades have been erected on different streets in Dhaka to enforce travel restrictions announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Barricades have been erected on different streets in Dhaka to enforce travel restrictions announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shabagh, usually a busy and populous area in Dhaka, was deserted on Thursday, the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shabagh, usually a busy and populous area in Dhaka, was deserted on Thursday, the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka New Market premises were also empty on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka New Market premises were also empty on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An empty Mirpur road is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An empty Mirpur road is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An empty Mirpur road is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An empty Mirpur road is pictured on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Mirpur-1 street in Dhaka was empty on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mirpur-1 street in Dhaka was empty on the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shabagh, usually a busy and populous area in Dhaka, was deserted on Thursday, the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shabagh, usually a busy and populous area in Dhaka, was deserted on Thursday, the first day of a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem coronavirus spread in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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