21 May, 2020

  • Travellers lie on a goods-laden truck to hide from the police at a check-post set up in Dhaka’s Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of the city as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Travellers lie on a goods-laden truck to hide from the police at a check-post set up in Dhaka’s Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of the city as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Travellers lie on a goods-laden truck to hide from the police at a check-post set up in Dhaka’s Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of the city as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Travellers lie on a goods-laden truck to hide from the police at a check-post set up in Dhaka’s Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of the city as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Women and children walk on a street in Dhaka’s Uttara as they try to leave the capital ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr amid strict travel restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Women and children walk on a street in Dhaka’s Uttara as they try to leave the capital ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr amid strict travel restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police have set up a check-post in Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of Dhaka as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The police have set up a check-post in Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of Dhaka as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police have set up a check-post in Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of Dhaka as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The police have set up a check-post in Uttara to control the movement of people in and out of Dhaka as part of efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Vehicles are stuck in a gridlock created due to installation of a police check-post in Dhaka’s Uttara amid coronavirus travel restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Vehicles are stuck in a gridlock created due to installation of a police check-post in Dhaka’s Uttara amid coronavirus travel restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Vehicles are stuck in a gridlock created due to installation of a police check-post in Dhaka’s Uttara amid coronavirus travel restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Vehicles are stuck in a gridlock created due to installation of a police check-post in Dhaka’s Uttara amid coronavirus travel restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A blockade by workers of a garments factory protesting over back pay in Gazipur’s Tongi created gridlock on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A blockade by workers of a garments factory protesting over back pay in Gazipur’s Tongi created gridlock on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A blockade by workers of a garments factory protesting over back pay in Gazipur’s Tongi created gridlock on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A blockade by workers of a garments factory protesting over back pay in Gazipur’s Tongi created gridlock on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Drivers cleaning their autorickshaws with stagnant water on Airport Road in Dhaka after rains triggered by Cyclone Amphan on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Drivers cleaning their autorickshaws with stagnant water on Airport Road in Dhaka after rains triggered by Cyclone Amphan on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Drivers cleaning their autorickshaws with stagnant water on Airport Road in Dhaka after rains triggered by Cyclone Amphan on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Drivers cleaning their autorickshaws with stagnant water on Airport Road in Dhaka after rains triggered by Cyclone Amphan on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove