Risky rail crossing

  • A rickshaw driver takes on the risk of crossing the train tracks in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021, despite the closure of the rail crossing due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A rickshaw driver takes on the risk of crossing the train tracks in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021, despite the closure of the rail crossing due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A motorcyclist slides his vehicle under the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A motorcyclist slides his vehicle under the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A motorcyclist slides his vehicle under the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A motorcyclist slides his vehicle under the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pedestrians duck under the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pedestrians duck under the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man crosses the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon with his bicycle on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man crosses the lowered boom barrier of the rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon with his bicycle on Sunday, June 13, 2021. The crossing is currently closed due to construction work on the elevated expressway. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man rides his motorcycle across the closed rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, Jun 13, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man rides his motorcycle across the closed rail crossing at Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Sunday, Jun 13, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove