23 April, 2021

  • Muslim worshippers shop on the streets of Dhaka’s Naya Paltan in groups oblivious to health safety and lockdown rules amid a surge in coronavirus cases after Jum’ah prayers on Friday, Apr 23, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Muslim worshippers shop on the streets of Dhaka’s Naya Paltan in groups oblivious to health safety and lockdown rules amid a surge in coronavirus cases after Jum’ah prayers on Friday, Apr 23, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Muslim worshippers buy fruits and vegetables from the vendors outside Rupnagar Nurani Jame Masjid in Dhaka after offering Jum’ah prayers on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Saad Abdullah

    Muslim worshippers buy fruits and vegetables from the vendors outside Rupnagar Nurani Jame Masjid in Dhaka after offering Jum’ah prayers on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Saad Abdullah

  • Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers outside Rupnagar Nurani Jame Masjid in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Saad Abdullah

    Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers outside Rupnagar Nurani Jame Masjid in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Saad Abdullah

  • Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers outside Rupnagar Nurani Jame Masjid in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Saad Abdullah

    Muslim worshippers take part in Jum’ah prayers outside Rupnagar Nurani Jame Masjid in Dhaka on Friday, Apr 23, 2021 amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Saad Abdullah

  • Firefighters trying to douse a fire that killed at least four people at a chemical warehouse in Old Dhaka's Armanitola on Friday, Apr 23, 2021.

    Firefighters trying to douse a fire that killed at least four people at a chemical warehouse in Old Dhaka's Armanitola on Friday, Apr 23, 2021.

  • Firefighters trying to douse a fire that killed at least four people at a chemical warehouse in Old Dhaka's Armanitola on Friday, Apr 23, 2021.

    Firefighters trying to douse a fire that killed at least four people at a chemical warehouse in Old Dhaka's Armanitola on Friday, Apr 23, 2021.

  • Firefighters trying to douse a fire that killed at least four people at a chemical warehouse in Old Dhaka's Armanitola on Friday, Apr 23, 2021.

    Firefighters trying to douse a fire that killed at least four people at a chemical warehouse in Old Dhaka's Armanitola on Friday, Apr 23, 2021.

  • Children of the SOS Village in Dhaka’s Shyamoli gather leaves for burning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children of the SOS Village in Dhaka’s Shyamoli gather leaves for burning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children of the SOS Village in Dhaka’s Shyamoli burn gathered leaves. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children of the SOS Village in Dhaka’s Shyamoli burn gathered leaves. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove