Eid shopping in times of pandemic

  • Customers overcrowd the shops on walkways in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday as sales rise ahead of Eid-ul-Azha despite the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers overcrowd the shops on walkways in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday as sales rise ahead of Eid-ul-Azha despite the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Customers overcrowd the shops on a footbridge in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance raising coronavirus infection risks. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers overcrowd the shops on a footbridge in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance raising coronavirus infection risks. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Customers overcrowd the shops on a footbridge in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance ignoring dangers of contracting the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers overcrowd the shops on a footbridge in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance ignoring dangers of contracting the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The number of customers at the markets in Dhaka shot up on Friday ahead of Eid-ul-Azha after a relative lull in past few days due to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The number of customers at the markets in Dhaka shot up on Friday ahead of Eid-ul-Azha after a relative lull in past few days due to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • It is difficult to assume from the crowds of Eid shoppers on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area that coronavirus cases are surging in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    It is difficult to assume from the crowds of Eid shoppers on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area that coronavirus cases are surging in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • It is difficult to assume from the crowds of Eid shoppers on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area that coronavirus cases are surging in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    It is difficult to assume from the crowds of Eid shoppers on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area that coronavirus cases are surging in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Eid shoppers sneak into or scale dividers to cross the street in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Eid shoppers sneak into or scale dividers to cross the street in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Customers overcrowd the shops on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance despite the dangers of coronavirus infection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers overcrowd the shops on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance despite the dangers of coronavirus infection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Customers overcrowd the shops on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance despite the dangers of coronavirus infection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers overcrowd the shops on the walkways in Dhaka's New Market area on Friday without maintaining physical distance despite the dangers of coronavirus infection. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A customer checking dresses at a shop of Dhanmondi Hawkers Market in Dhaka on Friday before Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A customer checking dresses at a shop of Dhanmondi Hawkers Market in Dhaka on Friday before Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A customer checking sarees at a shop of Dhanmondi Hawkers Market in Dhaka on Friday before Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A customer checking sarees at a shop of Dhanmondi Hawkers Market in Dhaka on Friday before Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove