Shopping in lockdown

  • Shoppers crowd Dhaka's New Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government allows shopping from 10am to 9pm amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shoppers crowd Dhaka's New Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government allows shopping from 10am to 9pm amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shopkeepers on the alleys of Dhaka's New Market use colourful large umbrellas as the summer heat sweeps over Bangladesh amid a coronavirus lockdown on Friday, Apr 30, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shopkeepers on the alleys of Dhaka's New Market use colourful large umbrellas as the summer heat sweeps over Bangladesh amid a coronavirus lockdown on Friday, Apr 30, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A huge number of shoppers crowded Dhaka's New Market area creating gridlocks amid a coronavirus lockdown on Friday, Apr 30, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A huge number of shoppers crowded Dhaka's New Market area creating gridlocks amid a coronavirus lockdown on Friday, Apr 30, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The government has allowed the stores and malls to open for limited hours adhering to health rules amid a coronavirus lockdown but shoppers in Dhaka's Market did not maintain social distancing on Friday, Apr 30, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The government has allowed the stores and malls to open for limited hours adhering to health rules amid a coronavirus lockdown but shoppers in Dhaka's Market did not maintain social distancing on Friday, Apr 30, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People crowd the shops on the footbridge in Dhaka's New Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government eases some coronavirus lockdown rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People crowd the shops on the footbridge in Dhaka's New Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government eases some coronavirus lockdown rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People crowd the shops on the footbridge in Dhaka's New Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government eases some coronavirus lockdown rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People crowd the shops on the footbridge in Dhaka's New Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government eases some coronavirus lockdown rules. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Customers crowd a shop in Dhaka's New Super Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government allows stores and malls to open for limited hours amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Customers crowd a shop in Dhaka's New Super Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 as the government allows stores and malls to open for limited hours amid a coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People brought children to Dhaka's New Market for shopping on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown.Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People brought children to Dhaka's New Market for shopping on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 amid a coronavirus lockdown.Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shops are set up on the corridors and staircases in Dhaka's New Super Market. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shops are set up on the corridors and staircases in Dhaka's New Super Market. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many of the shoppers and shopkeepers in Dhaka's overcrowded New Super Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 wore no masks despite rising coronavirus infections and deaths that have forced the government to enforce lockdown measures. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many of the shoppers and shopkeepers in Dhaka's overcrowded New Super Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 wore no masks despite rising coronavirus infections and deaths that have forced the government to enforce lockdown measures. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Enforcement of health rules were not visible in Dhaka's overcrowded New Super Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 amid a coronavirus outbreak that has prompted the government to lock the country down. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Enforcement of health rules were not visible in Dhaka's overcrowded New Super Market on Friday, Apr 30, 2021 amid a coronavirus outbreak that has prompted the government to lock the country down. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shopkeepers on the streets outside Dhaka's New Suoer Market are using colourful large umbrellas for protection from sunlight amid hot summer weather. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shopkeepers on the streets outside Dhaka's New Suoer Market are using colourful large umbrellas for protection from sunlight amid hot summer weather. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove