30 June, 2021

  • People travel by a pickup to catrch ferries in Munshiganj’s Shimulia with the public transport system shut on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 before a strict coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People travel by a pickup to catrch ferries in Munshiganj’s Shimulia with the public transport system shut on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 before a strict coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Although pillion-riding is banned to stop the spread of the coronavirus, many did not follow the rules. Three people on a motorcycle were heading for Munshiganj’s Shimulia ferry pier on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 before stricter curbs. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Although pillion-riding is banned to stop the spread of the coronavirus, many did not follow the rules. Three people on a motorcycle were heading for Munshiganj’s Shimulia ferry pier on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 before stricter curbs. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People wait in queue for products at fair prices under the government’s Open Market Sale programme for the poor on Dhaka’s Bir Uttam CR Dutta Road on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 as they prepare for a strict coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People wait in queue for products at fair prices under the government’s Open Market Sale programme for the poor on Dhaka’s Bir Uttam CR Dutta Road on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 as they prepare for a strict coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People from low-income families wait in queue for products at fair prices under the government’s Open Market Sale programme for the poor on Dhaka’s Bir Uttam CR Dutta Road on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 as they prepare for a strict coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People from low-income families wait in queue for products at fair prices under the government’s Open Market Sale programme for the poor on Dhaka’s Bir Uttam CR Dutta Road on Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 as they prepare for a strict coronavirus lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Mayor Hanif Flyover in Dhaka’s Jatrabari was mostly clear on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 amid restrictions to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Mayor Hanif Flyover in Dhaka’s Jatrabari was mostly clear on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 amid restrictions to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Mayor Hanif Flyover in Dhaka’s Jatrabari was mostly clear on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 amid restrictions to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Mayor Hanif Flyover in Dhaka’s Jatrabari was mostly clear on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 amid restrictions to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The Mayor Hanif Flyover in Dhaka’s Jatrabari was mostly clear on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 amid restrictions to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The Mayor Hanif Flyover in Dhaka’s Jatrabari was mostly clear on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 amid restrictions to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pedestrians cross the Buriganga Bridge in Dhaka’s Postagola on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, looking to make it out of Dhaka before the start of a strict lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pedestrians cross the Buriganga Bridge in Dhaka’s Postagola on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, looking to make it out of Dhaka before the start of a strict lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Pedestrians cross the Buriganga Bridge in Dhaka’s Postagola on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, looking to make it out of Dhaka before the start of a strict lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Pedestrians cross the Buriganga Bridge in Dhaka’s Postagola on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, looking to make it out of Dhaka before the start of a strict lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Travellers look for transport in Jatrabari on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, to get out of the capital ahead of the strict lockdown starting Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Travellers look for transport in Jatrabari on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, to get out of the capital ahead of the strict lockdown starting Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove