Burials rise at Rayerbazar

  • Relatives carry the body of a coronavirus victim for burial at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives carry the body of a coronavirus victim for burial at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives carry the body of a coronavirus victim for burial at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives carry the body of a coronavirus victim for burial at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives carry the body of a coronavirus victim for burial at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives carry the body of a coronavirus victim for burial at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives pray after burying a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives pray after burying a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives pray after burying a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives pray after burying a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Previously, volunteers worked for burials of the coronavirus dead, but now relatives are doing the job at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Previously, volunteers worked for burials of the coronavirus dead, but now relatives are doing the job at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Previously, volunteers worked for burials of the coronavirus dead, but now relatives are doing the job at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Previously, volunteers worked for burials of the coronavirus dead, but now relatives are doing the job at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives pray during the burial of a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 with another COVID-19 dead being buried in a nearby grave. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives pray during the burial of a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 with another COVID-19 dead being buried in a nearby grave. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives bury a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives bury a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives bury a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives bury a coronavirus victim at Rayerbazar Graveyard in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi