Book fair amid lockdown

  • A general view of the Amar Ekushey Book Fair amid a lockdown over a surging coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A general view of the Amar Ekushey Book Fair amid a lockdown over a surging coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A few readers visit the Amar Elushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A few readers visit the Amar Elushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A few readers visit the Amar Elushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A few readers visit the Amar Elushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A visitor wearing a mask at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A visitor wearing a mask at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Readers check books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka amid a coronavirus lockdown on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Readers check books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka amid a coronavirus lockdown on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Readers check books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka amid a coronavirus lockdown on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Readers check books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka amid a coronavirus lockdown on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A girl browses books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A girl browses books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man with a walking disability, who lives on begging, checks books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man with a walking disability, who lives on begging, checks books at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Readers return home after buying books from the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Readers return home after buying books from the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Readers return home after buying books from the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Readers return home after buying books from the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Visitors take photos at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Visitors take photos at the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka on Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove