17 July, 2021

  • People line up to buy rice at Tk 30 per kg from a TCB dealer under the Open Market Sale programme for the poor in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People line up to buy rice at Tk 30 per kg from a TCB dealer under the Open Market Sale programme for the poor in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People line up to buy rice at Tk 30 per kg from a TCB dealer under the Open Market Sale programme for the poor in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People line up to buy rice at Tk 30 per kg from a TCB dealer under the Open Market Sale programme for the poor in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Homebound people crowd Tejgaon Railway Station in Dhaka on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021, as train services resumed after the government lifted the virus lockdown ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Homebound people crowd Tejgaon Railway Station in Dhaka on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021, as train services resumed after the government lifted the virus lockdown ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Homebound people waiting for a train in Dhaka’s Tejgaon station on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Homebound people waiting for a train in Dhaka’s Tejgaon station on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Train services resumed after the government lifted the coronavirus pandemic-induced lockdown ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. Intercity trains are carrying passengers at half capacity but local ones are seen breaching the health safety rules amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Train services resumed after the government lifted the coronavirus pandemic-induced lockdown ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. Intercity trains are carrying passengers at half capacity but local ones are seen breaching the health safety rules amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People rush to catch a Mohua commuter train after it arrived at Dhaka’s Tejgaon station on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People rush to catch a Mohua commuter train after it arrived at Dhaka’s Tejgaon station on Saturday, Jul 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove