Bus, train, launch services to resume

  • An almost deserted Mohakhali Bus Terminal waits on Sunday, May 23, 2021 to get to back to normalcy with the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An almost deserted Mohakhali Bus Terminal waits on Sunday, May 23, 2021 to get to back to normalcy with the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers wash buses at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers wash buses at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers wash buses at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers wash buses at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A driver checks the steering wheel of a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021, a day before the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A driver checks the steering wheel of a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021, a day before the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A worker drags a battery at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021, a day before the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A worker drags a battery at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021, a day before the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers put a battery into a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers put a battery into a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of long-haul transport services after a ban for one and a half months to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A worker dusts off a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on the final day of a ban on long-haul passenger transport services over the coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, May 23, 2021.

    A worker dusts off a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on the final day of a ban on long-haul passenger transport services over the coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, May 23, 2021.

  • A worker dusts off a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on the final day of a ban on long-haul passenger transport services over the coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, May 23, 2021.

    A worker dusts off a bus at Mohakhali terminal in Dhaka on the final day of a ban on long-haul passenger transport services over the coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, May 23, 2021.

  • A railway worker checks the engine of a train in Chattogram station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of services after a ban designed to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

    A railway worker checks the engine of a train in Chattogram station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of services after a ban designed to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

  • An intercity train waits in Chattogram Railway Station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 for the resumption of services after a ban to limit the spread of coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

    An intercity train waits in Chattogram Railway Station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 for the resumption of services after a ban to limit the spread of coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

  • An intercity train waits in Chattogram Railway Station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 for the resumption of services after a ban to limit the spread of coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

    An intercity train waits in Chattogram Railway Station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 for the resumption of services after a ban to limit the spread of coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

  • A worker checks the lights of a train in Chattogram Railway Station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of services after a ban to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

    A worker checks the lights of a train in Chattogram Railway Station on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare for the resumption of services after a ban to curb coronavirus infections. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Workers wash the deck of a launch in Dhaka’s Sadarghat terminal on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare to weigh anchor with the resumption of long-haul passenger transport services on Monday after a ban designed to curb coronavirus infections.

    Workers wash the deck of a launch in Dhaka’s Sadarghat terminal on Sunday, May 23, 2021 as they prepare to weigh anchor with the resumption of long-haul passenger transport services on Monday after a ban designed to curb coronavirus infections.