09 June, 2021

  • Shoots grow at the base of a recently axed tree at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka after rains for days as criticisms of the government continue over the felling of trees as part of a beautification project to construct a restaurant, walkways and a parking zone. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shoots grow at the base of a recently axed tree at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka after rains for days as criticisms of the government continue over the felling of trees as part of a beautification project to construct a restaurant, walkways and a parking zone. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shoots grow at the base of a recently axed tree at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka after rains for days as criticisms of the government continue over the felling of trees as part of a beautification project to construct a restaurant, walkways and a parking zone. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shoots grow at the base of a recently axed tree at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka after rains for days as criticisms of the government continue over the felling of trees as part of a beautification project to construct a restaurant, walkways and a parking zone. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Oxygen is resupplied to Dhaka’s Shishu Hospital on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Oxygen is resupplied to Dhaka’s Shishu Hospital on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The demand for medical oxygen peaked around two months ago, when Bangladesh battled a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of cases in Dhaka and its surrounding areas has dipped recently, but hospitals are maintaining their oxygen stock for emergency patients. The photo shows oxygen being supplied to Dhaka’s Shishu Hospital on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The demand for medical oxygen peaked around two months ago, when Bangladesh battled a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of cases in Dhaka and its surrounding areas has dipped recently, but hospitals are maintaining their oxygen stock for emergency patients. The photo shows oxygen being supplied to Dhaka’s Shishu Hospital on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The demand for medical oxygen peaked around two months ago, when Bangladesh battled a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of cases in Dhaka and its surrounding areas has dipped recently, but hospitals are maintaining their oxygen stock for emergency patients. The photo shows oxygen being supplied to Dhaka’s Shishu Hospital on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The demand for medical oxygen peaked around two months ago, when Bangladesh battled a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of cases in Dhaka and its surrounding areas has dipped recently, but hospitals are maintaining their oxygen stock for emergency patients. The photo shows oxygen being supplied to Dhaka’s Shishu Hospital on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The rain does little to dissuade customers queuing behind a TCB trick in the National Press Club area as they look to buy subsidised essentials on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The rain does little to dissuade customers queuing behind a TCB trick in the National Press Club area as they look to buy subsidised essentials on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The rain does little to dissuade customers queuing behind a TCB trick in the National Press Club area as they look to buy subsidised essentials on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The rain does little to dissuade customers queuing behind a TCB trick in the National Press Club area as they look to buy subsidised essentials on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People queue amid rain to buy subsidised essentials from the back of a TCB truck near the National Press Club on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People queue amid rain to buy subsidised essentials from the back of a TCB truck near the National Press Club on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People queue amid rain to buy subsidised essentials from the back of a TCB truck near the National Press Club on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People queue amid rain to buy subsidised essentials from the back of a TCB truck near the National Press Club on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People queue amid rain to buy subsidised essentials from the back of a TCB truck near the National Press Club on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People queue amid rain to buy subsidised essentials from the back of a TCB truck near the National Press Club on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The drain in front of Pongu Hospital in Dhaka’s Shyamoli was cleaned recently, but the resulting waste was left on the footpath. Pedestrians could be seen stepping around the refuse on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The drain in front of Pongu Hospital in Dhaka’s Shyamoli was cleaned recently, but the resulting waste was left on the footpath. Pedestrians could be seen stepping around the refuse on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The drain in front of Pongu Hospital in Dhaka’s Shyamoli was cleaned recently, but the resulting waste was left on the footpath. Pedestrians could be seen stepping around the refuse on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The drain in front of Pongu Hospital in Dhaka’s Shyamoli was cleaned recently, but the resulting waste was left on the footpath. Pedestrians could be seen stepping around the refuse on Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove