‘Strict lockdown’ begins

  • A Rapid Action Battalion mobile court fined a number of people in Dhaka’s Sayedabad for breaching restrictions by going out without an emergency reason on the first day of a strict coronavirus lockdown on Thursday, Jul 1, 2021.

    A Rapid Action Battalion mobile court fined a number of people in Dhaka’s Sayedabad for breaching restrictions by going out without an emergency reason on the first day of a strict coronavirus lockdown on Thursday, Jul 1, 2021.

  • A Rapid Action Battalion mobile court fined a number of people in Dhaka’s Sayedabad for breaching restrictions by going out without an emergency reason on the first day of a strict coronavirus lockdown on Thursday, Jul 1, 2021.

    A Rapid Action Battalion mobile court fined a number of people in Dhaka’s Sayedabad for breaching restrictions by going out without an emergency reason on the first day of a strict coronavirus lockdown on Thursday, Jul 1, 2021.

  • Police personnel are deployed at Dhaka’s Farmgate on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police personnel are deployed at Dhaka’s Farmgate on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Police personnel are deployed at Dhaka’s Farmgate on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Police personnel are deployed at Dhaka’s Farmgate on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • RAB personnel are deployed at Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection to help enforce the nationwide lockdown to curb a surge in coronavirus cases and deaths on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    RAB personnel are deployed at Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection to help enforce the nationwide lockdown to curb a surge in coronavirus cases and deaths on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • RAB personnel question people at Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    RAB personnel question people at Dhaka’s Shahbagh intersection on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • BGB personnel deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area regulate people’s movement on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’ to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    BGB personnel deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area regulate people’s movement on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’ to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • BGB personnel deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area regulate people’s movement on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’ to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    BGB personnel deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area regulate people’s movement on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’ to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • BGB personnel are deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    BGB personnel are deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • BGB personnel are deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    BGB personnel are deployed in Dhaka’s Bangla Motor area on Thursday, July 1, 2021, the first day of a nationwide ‘strict lockdown’. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi