Silence prevails at Eidgah

  • There will be no congregation at Dhanmondi Eidgah in Dhaka as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. There is also rain in forecast on Eid morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    There will be no congregation at Dhanmondi Eidgah in Dhaka as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. There is also rain in forecast on Eid morning. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhanmondi Eidgah in Dhaka is deserted on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhanmondi Eidgah in Dhaka is deserted on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • No preparations for Eid congregation at Mohammadpur Eidgah ground on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    No preparations for Eid congregation at Mohammadpur Eidgah ground on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • No preparations for Eid congregation at the National Eidgah ground on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    No preparations for Eid congregation at the National Eidgah ground on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • No preparations for Eid congregation at the National Eidgah ground on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    No preparations for Eid congregation at the National Eidgah ground on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the government has banned gatherings for Eid prayers outside mosques due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Like last year, there will be no Eid congregation at the National Eidgah ground due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Like last year, there will be no Eid congregation at the National Eidgah ground due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Looking at the National Eidgah ground on Thursday, May 13, 2021 it is difficult to believe that it is the eve of Eid as it will not host an Eid congregation due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Looking at the National Eidgah ground on Thursday, May 13, 2021 it is difficult to believe that it is the eve of Eid as it will not host an Eid congregation due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Looking at the National Eidgah ground on Thursday, May 13, 2021 it is difficult to believe that it is the eve of Eid as it will not host an Eid congregation due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Looking at the National Eidgah ground on Thursday, May 13, 2021 it is difficult to believe that it is the eve of Eid as it will not host an Eid congregation due to the coronavirus restrictions. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove