Same travel, in reverse

  • It is difficult to assume from the crammed ferry from Madaripur’s Banglabazar port on Sunday, May 16, 2021 that Bangladesh is battling a coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    It is difficult to assume from the crammed ferry from Madaripur’s Banglabazar port on Sunday, May 16, 2021 that Bangladesh is battling a coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • It is difficult to assume from the crammed ferry from Madaripur’s Banglabazar port on Sunday, May 16, 2021 that Bangladesh is battling a coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    It is difficult to assume from the crammed ferry from Madaripur’s Banglabazar port on Sunday, May 16, 2021 that Bangladesh is battling a coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Passengers travelling to Dhaka get off a ferry in Munshiganj’s Shimulia terminal on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People arrive at the Shimulia port in Munshiganj on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they head back to Dhaka after the Eid holidays.

    People arrive at the Shimulia port in Munshiganj on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they head back to Dhaka after the Eid holidays.

  • People arrive at the Shimulia port in Munshiganj on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they head back to Dhaka after the Eid holidays.

    People arrive at the Shimulia port in Munshiganj on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they head back to Dhaka after the Eid holidays.

  • Passengers scramble to get on a bus in Munshiganj’s Shimulia after crossing the Padma River by ferry on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they travel back to Dhaka for work after Eid-ul-Fitr holidays. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Passengers scramble to get on a bus in Munshiganj’s Shimulia after crossing the Padma River by ferry on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they travel back to Dhaka for work after Eid-ul-Fitr holidays. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A crowd of people returning to Dhaka after Eid walk along the Aminbazar Bridge on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A crowd of people returning to Dhaka after Eid walk along the Aminbazar Bridge on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A crowd of people returning to Dhaka after Eid walk along the Aminbazar Bridge on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A crowd of people returning to Dhaka after Eid walk along the Aminbazar Bridge on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A crowd of people returning to Dhaka after Eid walk along the Aminbazar Bridge on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A crowd of people returning to Dhaka after Eid walk along the Aminbazar Bridge on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People are returning to Dhaka after the Eid holidays on Sunday, May 16, 2021, with many arriving in the Aminbazar area in various transports before entering the city on foot. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People scramble to get on a bus in Sirajganj on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they travel back to Dhaka for work after Eid-ul-Fitr holidays.

    People scramble to get on a bus in Sirajganj on Sunday, May 16, 2021 as they travel back to Dhaka for work after Eid-ul-Fitr holidays.