06 April, 2021

  • A general view of Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the second day of a weeklong coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    A general view of Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the second day of a weeklong coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • A general view of Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the second day of a weeklong coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    A general view of Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the second day of a weeklong coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Many of the people who crossed Shah Amanat Bridge in Chattogram amid a coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 had no mask. Photo: Suman Babu

    Many of the people who crossed Shah Amanat Bridge in Chattogram amid a coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 had no mask. Photo: Suman Babu

  • People walk on Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on public transports during a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Suman Babu

    People walk on Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on public transports during a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Suman Babu

  • People walk on Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on public transports during a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Suman Babu

    People walk on Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on public transports during a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Suman Babu

  • People ride a minitruck showing no respect for coronavirus health rules in Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge amid a ban on public transports during a lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    People ride a minitruck showing no respect for coronavirus health rules in Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge amid a ban on public transports during a lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • People ride a minitruck showing no respect for coronavirus health rules in Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge amid a ban on public transports during a lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    People ride a minitruck showing no respect for coronavirus health rules in Chattogram's Shah Amanat Bridge amid a ban on public transports during a lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Lukewarm public response marks the second day of the weeklong coronavirus lockdown in Chattogram on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Lukewarm public response marks the second day of the weeklong coronavirus lockdown in Chattogram on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Lukewarm public response marks the second day of the weeklong coronavirus lockdown in Chattogram on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Lukewarm public response marks the second day of the weeklong coronavirus lockdown in Chattogram on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Bangladesh Red Crescent Society conducts a drive to raise awareness about mask-wearing at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide designed to curb the rampant spread of coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh Red Crescent Society conducts a drive to raise awareness about mask-wearing at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide designed to curb the rampant spread of coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh Red Crescent Society conducts a drive to raise awareness about mask-wearing at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide designed to curb the rampant spread of coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh Red Crescent Society conducts a drive to raise awareness about mask-wearing at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide designed to curb the rampant spread of coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh Red Crescent Society conducts a drive to raise awareness about mask-wearing at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide designed to curb the rampant spread of coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh Red Crescent Society conducts a drive to raise awareness about mask-wearing at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide designed to curb the rampant spread of coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A member of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society distributes masks among rickshaw-pullers at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A member of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society distributes masks among rickshaw-pullers at the capital's Moghbazar intersection on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dhaka's Bangabandhu Avenue is almost deserted on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to stem the surge in coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dhaka's Bangabandhu Avenue is almost deserted on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to stem the surge in coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dhaka's Bangabandhu Avenue is almost deserted on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to stem the surge in coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dhaka's Bangabandhu Avenue is almost deserted on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to stem the surge in coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dhaka's Bangabandhu Avenue is almost deserted on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to stem the surge in coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dhaka's Bangabandhu Avenue is almost deserted on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021, the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to stem the surge in coronavirus infections and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A long tailback forms in Dhaka's Shantinagar on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown amid a surge in coronavirus infections and deaths in the country. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

    A long tailback forms in Dhaka's Shantinagar on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown amid a surge in coronavirus infections and deaths in the country. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

  • The streets of Dhaka's Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

    The streets of Dhaka's Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

  • The streets of Dhaka's Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

    The streets of Dhaka's Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

  • The streets of Dhaka's Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

    The streets of Dhaka's Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Sumon Mahmud

  • A woman gives her sample for a COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Community Centre in Dhaka's Madhubagh on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman gives her sample for a COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Community Centre in Dhaka's Madhubagh on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People gather at a sample collection booth run by the DGHS and BRAC at Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Community Centre in Dhaka's Modhubagh on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People gather at a sample collection booth run by the DGHS and BRAC at Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Community Centre in Dhaka's Modhubagh on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People gather at a sample collection booth run by the DGHS and BRAC at Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Community Centre in Dhaka's Modhubagh on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People gather at a sample collection booth run by the DGHS and BRAC at Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Community Centre in Dhaka's Modhubagh on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi