Traffic congestion amid lockdown

  • Dhaka’s Banglamotor area betrays no sign of the lockdown put in place by the government in its effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 infections. The streets were overcrowded with people accompanied by traffic congestion at every corner on Monday, May 3, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dhaka’s Banglamotor area betrays no sign of the lockdown put in place by the government in its effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 infections. The streets were overcrowded with people accompanied by traffic congestion at every corner on Monday, May 3, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dhaka’s Banglamotor area betrays no sign of the lockdown put in place by the government in its effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 infections. The streets were overcrowded with people accompanied by traffic congestion at every corner on Monday, May 3, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dhaka’s Banglamotor area betrays no sign of the lockdown put in place by the government in its effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 infections. The streets were overcrowded with people accompanied by traffic congestion at every corner on Monday, May 3, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Dhaka’s Banglamotor area betrays no sign of the lockdown put in place by the government in its effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 infections. The streets were overcrowded with people accompanied by traffic congestion at every corner on Monday, May 3, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Dhaka’s Banglamotor area betrays no sign of the lockdown put in place by the government in its effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 infections. The streets were overcrowded with people accompanied by traffic congestion at every corner on Monday, May 3, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Apart from public transports, all modes of other vehicles - rickshaws, auto-rickshaws and private cars - could be seen moving on the roads amid the government-enforced lockdown on Monday, May 3, 2021. People were waiting for transports in these traffic hold-ups. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Apart from public transports, all modes of other vehicles - rickshaws, auto-rickshaws and private cars - could be seen moving on the roads amid the government-enforced lockdown on Monday, May 3, 2021. People were waiting for transports in these traffic hold-ups. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Apart from public transports, all modes of other vehicles - rickshaws, auto-rickshaws and private cars - could be seen moving on the roads amid the government-enforced lockdown on Monday, May 3, 2021. People were waiting for transports in these traffic hold-ups. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Apart from public transports, all modes of other vehicles - rickshaws, auto-rickshaws and private cars - could be seen moving on the roads amid the government-enforced lockdown on Monday, May 3, 2021. People were waiting for transports in these traffic hold-ups. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Authorities made it mandatory for individuals to get movement passes stating their destinations to step out of home. It was effective but only for a few days as people now move about without a pass. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Authorities made it mandatory for individuals to get movement passes stating their destinations to step out of home. It was effective but only for a few days as people now move about without a pass. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Authorities made it mandatory for individuals to get movement passes stating their destinations to step out of home. It was effective but only for a few days as people now move about without a pass. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Authorities made it mandatory for individuals to get movement passes stating their destinations to step out of home. It was effective but only for a few days as people now move about without a pass. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi