27 June, 2021

  • Students of Dhaka Medical College demonstrate at the Central Shaheed Minar premises on Sunday, Jun 27, 2021 demanding that the authorities hold MBBS final exams that were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Students of Dhaka Medical College demonstrate at the Central Shaheed Minar premises on Sunday, Jun 27, 2021 demanding that the authorities hold MBBS final exams that were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Students of Dhaka Medical College demonstrate at the Central Shaheed Minar premises on Sunday, Jun 27, 2021 demanding that the authorities hold MBBS final exams that were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Students of Dhaka Medical College demonstrate at the Central Shaheed Minar premises on Sunday, Jun 27, 2021 demanding that the authorities hold MBBS final exams that were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Workers Employees Federation and the Auto Rickshaw Van Workers Association hold a protest rally in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, June 27, 2021, to protest the government’s decision to ban battery-operated autorickshaws and vans. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Workers Employees Federation and the Auto Rickshaw Van Workers Association hold a protest rally in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, June 27, 2021, to protest the government’s decision to ban battery-operated autorickshaws and vans. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Workers Employees Federation and the Auto Rickshaw Van Workers Association hold a protest rally in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, June 27, 2021, to protest the government’s decision to ban battery-operated autorickshaws and vans. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Workers Employees Federation and the Auto Rickshaw Van Workers Association hold a protest rally in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, June 27, 2021, to protest the government’s decision to ban battery-operated autorickshaws and vans. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The National Democratic Front holds a demonstration in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, June 27, 2021 to protest a surge in prices of essential utilities such as water, power and gas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The National Democratic Front holds a demonstration in front of the National Press Club on Sunday, June 27, 2021 to protest a surge in prices of essential utilities such as water, power and gas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People flock to the Shimulia ferry port in Munshiganj to leave Dhaka and cross the Padma River on Sunday, June 27, 2021, ahead of a nationwide lockdown.

    People flock to the Shimulia ferry port in Munshiganj to leave Dhaka and cross the Padma River on Sunday, June 27, 2021, ahead of a nationwide lockdown.

  • People heading to southern Bangladesh crowd ferries at Munshiganj’s Shimulia on Sunday, June 27, 2021 before the start of a nationwide lockdown.

    People heading to southern Bangladesh crowd ferries at Munshiganj’s Shimulia on Sunday, June 27, 2021 before the start of a nationwide lockdown.

  • People heading to southern Bangladesh crowd ferries at Munshiganj’s Shimulia on Sunday, June 27, 2021 before the start of a nationwide lockdown.

    People heading to southern Bangladesh crowd ferries at Munshiganj’s Shimulia on Sunday, June 27, 2021 before the start of a nationwide lockdown.

  • People heading to southern Bangladesh crowd ferries at Munshiganj’s Shimulia on Sunday, June 27, 2021 before the start of a nationwide lockdown.

    People heading to southern Bangladesh crowd ferries at Munshiganj’s Shimulia on Sunday, June 27, 2021 before the start of a nationwide lockdown.

  • Alamgir Hossain drives a monowheel, or single-wheel motorcycle, at Dholairpar in Dhaka’s Jatrabari. The motorbike mechanic has assembled the vehicle himself. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Alamgir Hossain drives a monowheel, or single-wheel motorcycle, at Dholairpar in Dhaka’s Jatrabari. The motorbike mechanic has assembled the vehicle himself. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Alamgir Hossain drives a monowheel, or single-wheel motorcycle, at Dholairpar in Dhaka’s Jatrabari. The motorbike mechanic has assembled the vehicle himself. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Alamgir Hossain drives a monowheel, or single-wheel motorcycle, at Dholairpar in Dhaka’s Jatrabari. The motorbike mechanic has assembled the vehicle himself. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove