Sale of Eid cattle meat

  • Most of the sellers at the makeshift market of Eid-ul-Azha cattle meat are from the low-income group. They collect the meat from the wealthier people until afternoon and then bring it to the Khilgaon level-crossing for sale. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Most of the sellers at the makeshift market of Eid-ul-Azha cattle meat are from the low-income group. They collect the meat from the wealthier people until afternoon and then bring it to the Khilgaon level-crossing for sale. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Butchers get a share of the cattle sacrificed on Eid-ul-Azha. Some of them brought the meat to a makeshift market at Khilgaon level-crossing for sale. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Butchers get a share of the cattle sacrificed on Eid-ul-Azha. Some of them brought the meat to a makeshift market at Khilgaon level-crossing for sale. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People on low income selling meat collected as handout on Eid-ul-Azha at Tk 550 to Tk 650 per kg at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People on low income selling meat collected as handout on Eid-ul-Azha at Tk 550 to Tk 650 per kg at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Meat collected as handout on Eid-ul-Azha being sold in kilograms or equal shares of the whole collection at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Meat collected as handout on Eid-ul-Azha being sold in kilograms or equal shares of the whole collection at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Seasonal traders buy handout meat from the poor during Eid-ul-Azha before selling it to the members of the public or restaurants at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Seasonal traders buy handout meat from the poor during Eid-ul-Azha before selling it to the members of the public or restaurants at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Sales peaked at a makeshift market of Eid cattle meat in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Sales peaked at a makeshift market of Eid cattle meat in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Besides the poor, butchers also sell Eid cattle meat at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Besides the poor, butchers also sell Eid cattle meat at a makeshift market in Dhaka’s Khilgaon level-crossing. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi