Transport crisis in Dhaka

  • Commuters try to hire autrorickshaws at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka to travel long distance in the city after office hours as bus services are halted for the second day amid a coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Commuters try to hire autrorickshaws at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka to travel long distance in the city after office hours as bus services are halted for the second day amid a coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Commuters try to hire autrorickshaws at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka to travel long distance in the city after office hours as bus services are halted for the second day amid a coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Commuters try to hire autrorickshaws at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka to travel long distance in the city after office hours as bus services are halted for the second day amid a coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Commuters sharing autorickshaw ride to return home after work at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Commuters sharing autorickshaw ride to return home after work at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Commuters sharing autorickshaw ride to return home after work at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Commuters sharing autorickshaw ride to return home after work at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People wait for transports to return home after work at Mohakhali in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People wait for transports to return home after work at Mohakhali in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People walk home from work in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People walk home from work in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People walk home from work in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People walk home from work in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People walk home from work in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People walk home from work in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services to contain a record surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People resorted to whatever transports they got within their budget to return home in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services due to a record rise on coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People resorted to whatever transports they got within their budget to return home in Dhaka on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021 amid a ban on bus services due to a record rise on coronavirus cases. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shopkeepers in Dhaka's Farmgate play cricket on the street with the malls closed and a ban on public transports amid a lockdown over coronavirus on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shopkeepers in Dhaka's Farmgate play cricket on the street with the malls closed and a ban on public transports amid a lockdown over coronavirus on Tuesday, Apr 6, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi