Preparations for Wari lockdown

  • A man returning home with provisions for a 21-day lockdown to be imposed on coronavirus red zones in Dhaka's Wari. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man returning home with provisions for a 21-day lockdown to be imposed on coronavirus red zones in Dhaka's Wari. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many of the residents of Rankin Street in Dhaka's Wari rushed to stock up on groceries on Friday as the authorities were preparing to put some areas on lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many of the residents of Rankin Street in Dhaka's Wari rushed to stock up on groceries on Friday as the authorities were preparing to put some areas on lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Residents of Dhaka's Wari are crossing a barricade with groceries and vegetables as the authorities are enforcing a lockdown in some areas to curb the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Residents of Dhaka's Wari are crossing a barricade with groceries and vegetables as the authorities are enforcing a lockdown in some areas to curb the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The authorities have put up maps of areas marked as coronavirus red zones with high infection rates and deaths ahead of a 21-day lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The authorities have put up maps of areas marked as coronavirus red zones with high infection rates and deaths ahead of a 21-day lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers setting up barricades made of bamboos to stop people from leaving or entering some areas marked as coronavirus hotspots in Dhaka's Wari. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers setting up barricades made of bamboos to stop people from leaving or entering some areas marked as coronavirus hotspots in Dhaka's Wari. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A labourer carrying groceries to a home in Dhaka's Wari on Friday as some areas there will go into lockdown on Saturday to curb the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A labourer carrying groceries to a home in Dhaka's Wari on Friday as some areas there will go into lockdown on Saturday to curb the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The authorities made announcements through loudspeakers in Dhaka's Wari on Friday seeking the residents' cooperation to enforce a lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The authorities made announcements through loudspeakers in Dhaka's Wari on Friday seeking the residents' cooperation to enforce a lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People sneaked through bamboo-made barricades in Dhaka's Wari on Friday as the authorities are set to enforce lockdowns in some coronavirus hotspots in the area from Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People sneaked through bamboo-made barricades in Dhaka's Wari on Friday as the authorities are set to enforce lockdowns in some coronavirus hotspots in the area from Saturday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two residents wearing personal protective clothing returning home with groceries in Dhaka's Wari by a rickshaw while the rickshaw-puller put the mask on his chin, leaving his nose and mouth exposed to possible infection, on Friday ahead of a lockdown over coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Two residents wearing personal protective clothing returning home with groceries in Dhaka's Wari by a rickshaw while the rickshaw-puller put the mask on his chin, leaving his nose and mouth exposed to possible infection, on Friday ahead of a lockdown over coronavirus. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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