Virus halts public life in Dhaka

  • People enjoying a rooftop game of football in Dhaka’s Mohakhali as going out of home is restricted due to the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People enjoying a rooftop game of football in Dhaka’s Mohakhali as going out of home is restricted due to the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Open sky means a rooftop now as people have been told to stay at home to keep themselves from the coronavirus harm. Some city dwellers are taking care of a rooftop garden to spend their leisure time. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Open sky means a rooftop now as people have been told to stay at home to keep themselves from the coronavirus harm. Some city dwellers are taking care of a rooftop garden to spend their leisure time. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children enjoying a game on an empty street during their holidays announced by the government to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children enjoying a game on an empty street during their holidays announced by the government to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People passing their time at home amid an ongoing coronavirus shutdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People passing their time at home amid an ongoing coronavirus shutdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A security guard passing leisure time inside a rickshaw garage in Dhaka’s Mohakhali as all kinds of public transport have been shut down due to the coronavirus holidays. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A security guard passing leisure time inside a rickshaw garage in Dhaka’s Mohakhali as all kinds of public transport have been shut down due to the coronavirus holidays. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The toughest job is to convince the reluctant youths to stay at home following the restrictions announced by the government to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The toughest job is to convince the reluctant youths to stay at home following the restrictions announced by the government to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Open sky means a rooftop now as people have been told to stay at home to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Open sky means a rooftop now as people have been told to stay at home to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Training on how to ride a bicycle is under way at an empty street in Dhaka though people have been told to stay at home due to the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Training on how to ride a bicycle is under way at an empty street in Dhaka though people have been told to stay at home due to the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A woman returning home from a grocery store in Dhaka amid restrictions and a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman returning home from a grocery store in Dhaka amid restrictions and a 10-day general holiday announced by the government to stem the coronavirus spread. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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