Day 1 of total lockdown

  • The streets in Ramna area of Dhaka are deserted on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The streets in Ramna area of Dhaka are deserted on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The streets in Ramna area of Dhaka are deserted on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The streets in Ramna area of Dhaka are deserted on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka University's TSC area that burst with revellers in past years,was eerily quiet on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021, the first day of a nationwide seven-day total lockdown as the celebrations of Pahela Baishakh have been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka University's TSC area that burst with revellers in past years,was eerily quiet on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021, the first day of a nationwide seven-day total lockdown as the celebrations of Pahela Baishakh have been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Vehicular movement on a Sher-e Bangla Nagar road in Dhaka is halted by placing a bamboo fence on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Vehicular movement on a Sher-e Bangla Nagar road in Dhaka is halted by placing a bamboo fence on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Police personnel occupy Mirpur Road in Dhaka on the first day of a seven-day lockdown enforced in Bangladesh with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police personnel occupy Mirpur Road in Dhaka on the first day of a seven-day lockdown enforced in Bangladesh with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Zero Point area in Dhaka was deserted on the first day of a nationwide seven-day total lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Zero Point area in Dhaka was deserted on the first day of a nationwide seven-day total lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Paltan intersection in Dhaka is almost empty on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Paltan intersection in Dhaka is almost empty on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Paltan intersection in Dhaka is almost empty on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Paltan intersection in Dhaka is almost empty on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man shows his movement pass to police at Dhaka's Motijheel on the first day of a seven-day lockdown enforced in Bangladesh with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man shows his movement pass to police at Dhaka's Motijheel on the first day of a seven-day lockdown enforced in Bangladesh with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man shows his movement pass to police at Dhaka's Motijheel on the first day of a seven-day lockdown enforced in Bangladesh with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man shows his movement pass to police at Dhaka's Motijheel on the first day of a seven-day lockdown enforced in Bangladesh with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police checking the movement pass of motorists at Shahbagh intersection in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021, the first day of a Bangladesh-wide seven-day total lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police checking the movement pass of motorists at Shahbagh intersection in Dhaka on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021, the first day of a Bangladesh-wide seven-day total lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shoppers crowd Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shoppers crowd Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shoppers crowd Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shoppers crowd Karwan Bazar in Dhaka on the first day of a nationwide seven-day lockdown enforced with stricter rules. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Very few personal cars and vehicles transporting goods were spotted on Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the first day of a total lockdown over the coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Very few personal cars and vehicles transporting goods were spotted on Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the first day of a total lockdown over the coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Very few personal cars and vehicles transporting goods were spotted on Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the first day of a total lockdown over the coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Very few personal cars and vehicles transporting goods were spotted on Akhtaruzzaman Flyover in Chattogram on the first day of a total lockdown over the coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Buses are parked at Bahaddarhat Terminal in Chattogram on the first day of a total lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Buses are parked at Bahaddarhat Terminal in Chattogram on the first day of a total lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Stores and shopping malls are closed in Chattogram's Kazir Deuri on the first day of an 'all-out' lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu

    Stores and shopping malls are closed in Chattogram's Kazir Deuri on the first day of an 'all-out' lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021. Photo: Suman Babu