05 June, 2021

  • A man risks his life as he travels on the footboard of a bus with the door locked in Dhaka’s Kazipara on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021 as the transporters shut the doors after taking passengers at half the capacity following the government’s order to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man risks his life as he travels on the footboard of a bus with the door locked in Dhaka’s Kazipara on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021 as the transporters shut the doors after taking passengers at half the capacity following the government’s order to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Onlookers gathered near Rupayan Karim after a fire erupted at the high-rise in Dhaka’s Kakrail on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Onlookers gathered near Rupayan Karim after a fire erupted at the high-rise in Dhaka’s Kakrail on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Six units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence worked to douse a fire that erupted at Rupayan Karim, a high-rise in Dhaka’s Kakrail, on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Six units of the Fire Service and Civil Defence worked to douse a fire that erupted at Rupayan Karim, a high-rise in Dhaka’s Kakrail, on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Saplings on the divider of Sixty Feet Road outside Bangladesh Betar in Dhaka bore the brunt of a sudden storm on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Saplings on the divider of Sixty Feet Road outside Bangladesh Betar in Dhaka bore the brunt of a sudden storm on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry reacts to the proposed national budget for FY22 at a media briefing at FBCCI Auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry reacts to the proposed national budget for FY22 at a media briefing at FBCCI Auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • FBCCI President Md Jashim Uddin speaks at a media briefing to review the proposed national budget for FY22 at the FBCCI Auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    FBCCI President Md Jashim Uddin speaks at a media briefing to review the proposed national budget for FY22 at the FBCCI Auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • FBCCI President Md Jashim Uddin speaks at a media briefing to review the proposed national budget for FY22 at the FBCCI Auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    FBCCI President Md Jashim Uddin speaks at a media briefing to review the proposed national budget for FY22 at the FBCCI Auditorium in Dhaka on Saturday, Jun 5, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Concrete mixers lie idle in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur as construction work stalls amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Concrete mixers lie idle in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur as construction work stalls amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Concrete mixers lie idle in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur as construction work stalls amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Concrete mixers lie idle in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur as construction work stalls amid a lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove