Ekushey Book Fair in pandemic

  • A visitor wearing a mask is skimming through a book while another is seen next to him without wearing a mask at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A visitor wearing a mask is skimming through a book while another is seen next to him without wearing a mask at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Exhausted after walking around under the blazing sun on Tuesday, many visitors at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, were seen dipping their feet in the artificial lake at the Suhrawardy Udyan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Exhausted after walking around under the blazing sun on Tuesday, many visitors at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, were seen dipping their feet in the artificial lake at the Suhrawardy Udyan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Exhausted after walking around under the blazing sun on Tuesday, many visitors at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, were seen dipping their feet in the artificial lake at the Suhrawardy Udyan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Exhausted after walking around under the blazing sun on Tuesday, many visitors at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, were seen dipping their feet in the artificial lake at the Suhrawardy Udyan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Crowds at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, are much thinner this year in comparison to other editions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Crowds at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, are much thinner this year in comparison to other editions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Exhausted after walking around under the blazing sun on Tuesday, many visitors at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, were seen dipping their feet in the artificial lake at the Suhrawardy Udyan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Exhausted after walking around under the blazing sun on Tuesday, many visitors at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, were seen dipping their feet in the artificial lake at the Suhrawardy Udyan. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Crowds at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, are much thinner this year in comparison to other editions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Crowds at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, are much thinner this year in comparison to other editions. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Visitors browse books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Without any arrangements for 'Shishu Prohor' or 'Children's Hour' this year, kids are arriving with their parents at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Without any arrangements for 'Shishu Prohor' or 'Children's Hour' this year, kids are arriving with their parents at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A visitor moves about the stalls without wearing a mask, even though a face covering is mandatory at the premises of the Amar Ekushey Book Fair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A visitor moves about the stalls without wearing a mask, even though a face covering is mandatory at the premises of the Amar Ekushey Book Fair. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The body temperatures of the visitors are being checked at the entrance of the Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body temperatures of the visitors are being checked at the entrance of the Ekushey Book Fair, which was launched after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi