31 May, 2021

  • A motorcycle driver is caught in a sudden shower on Monday, May 31, 2021 on Dhaka’s Minto Road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A motorcycle driver is caught in a sudden shower on Monday, May 31, 2021 on Dhaka’s Minto Road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A rickshaw driver and his passenger are caught in a sudden shower on Monday, May 31, 2021 on Dhaka’s Minto Road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A rickshaw driver and his passenger are caught in a sudden shower on Monday, May 31, 2021 on Dhaka’s Minto Road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A rickshaw driver and his passenger are caught in a sudden shower on Monday, May 31, 2021 on Dhaka’s Minto Road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A rickshaw driver and his passenger are caught in a sudden shower on Monday, May 31, 2021 on Dhaka’s Minto Road. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A health worker taking a swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker taking a swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A health worker taking a swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker taking a swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A health worker taking a swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker taking a swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People wait in line for COVID-19 tests at booths run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People wait in line for COVID-19 tests at booths run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A health worker getting ready to take a swab sample from a suspected COVID-19 patient for a test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker getting ready to take a swab sample from a suspected COVID-19 patient for a test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man giving swab sample for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man giving swab sample for COVID-19 test at a booth run by the Directorate General of Health Services and BRAC at the Islamic Foundation in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • School teachers and employees demonstrate outside the National Press Club on Monday, May 31, 2021 demanding government recognition and inclusion of the schools for children with disabilities in the monthly pay order or MPO programme. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    School teachers and employees demonstrate outside the National Press Club on Monday, May 31, 2021 demanding government recognition and inclusion of the schools for children with disabilities in the monthly pay order or MPO programme. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Members of the Left Democratic Alliance demonstrate outside the National Press Club on Monday, May 31, 2021 demanding that a case against journalist Rozina Islam be withdrawn and the Digital Security Act be scrapped. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Members of the Left Democratic Alliance demonstrate outside the National Press Club on Monday, May 31, 2021 demanding that a case against journalist Rozina Islam be withdrawn and the Digital Security Act be scrapped. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People attend the Namaz-e-Janaza for Shahiduzzaman Khan, executive editor of The Financial Express, at the National Press Club on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People attend the Namaz-e-Janaza for Shahiduzzaman Khan, executive editor of The Financial Express, at the National Press Club on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations demonstrate outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on World No Tobacco Day on Monday, May 31, 2021 to raise public awareness about the dangers of smoking. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations demonstrate outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on World No Tobacco Day on Monday, May 31, 2021 to raise public awareness about the dangers of smoking. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Several organisations demonstrate outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on World No Tobacco Day on Monday, May 31, 2021 to raise public awareness about the dangers of smoking. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Several organisations demonstrate outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on World No Tobacco Day on Monday, May 31, 2021 to raise public awareness about the dangers of smoking. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presides over a Cabinet meeting from the Ganabhaban via video call on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: PMO

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presides over a Cabinet meeting from the Ganabhaban via video call on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: PMO

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presides over a Cabinet meeting from the Ganabhaban via video call on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: PMO

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presides over a Cabinet meeting from the Ganabhaban via video call on Monday, May 31, 2021. Photo: PMO