03 August, 2021

  • Bangladesh players celebrate their maiden T20 victory over Australia in the series opener at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021.

    Bangladesh players celebrate their maiden T20 victory over Australia in the series opener at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021.

  • Bangladesh players celebrate their maiden T20 victory over Australia in the series opener at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021.

    Bangladesh players celebrate their maiden T20 victory over Australia in the series opener at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021.

  • The premises of and the street outside Chattogram Mayor M Rezaul Karm Chowdhury’s house in Bahaddarhat went partially under water on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021 after heavy rains on Monday night. Photo: Suman Babu

    The premises of and the street outside Chattogram Mayor M Rezaul Karm Chowdhury’s house in Bahaddarhat went partially under water on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021 after heavy rains on Monday night. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The premises of Chattogram Mayor M Rezaul Karm Chowdhury’s house in Bahaddarhat went partially under water on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021 after heavy rains on Monday night. Photo: Suman Babu

    The premises of Chattogram Mayor M Rezaul Karm Chowdhury’s house in Bahaddarhat went partially under water on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021 after heavy rains on Monday night. Photo: Suman Babu

  • The premises of Chattogram Mayor M Rezaul Karm Chowdhury’s house in Bahaddarhat went partially under water on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021 after heavy rains on Monday night. Photo: Suman Babu

    The premises of Chattogram Mayor M Rezaul Karm Chowdhury’s house in Bahaddarhat went partially under water on Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021 after heavy rains on Monday night. Photo: Suman Babu

  • Mohammad Mahtab, 42, is selling masks by Lalbagh Road in Old Dhaka on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. He had a plastic recycling business, but it stalled during the coronavirus pandemic. A year ago, he switched to selling masks to feed his family of four. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

    Mohammad Mahtab, 42, is selling masks by Lalbagh Road in Old Dhaka on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. He had a plastic recycling business, but it stalled during the coronavirus pandemic. A year ago, he switched to selling masks to feed his family of four. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

  • Mohammad Mahtab, 42, is selling masks by Lalbagh Road in Old Dhaka on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. He had a plastic recycling business, but it stalled during the coronavirus pandemic. A year ago, he switched to selling masks to feed his family of four. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

    Mohammad Mahtab, 42, is selling masks by Lalbagh Road in Old Dhaka on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. He had a plastic recycling business, but it stalled during the coronavirus pandemic. A year ago, he switched to selling masks to feed his family of four. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

  • Friends and relatives of detainees at Pallabi Police Station gather in front of the main gate on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, before the detainees are taken to court. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Friends and relatives of detainees at Pallabi Police Station gather in front of the main gate on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, before the detainees are taken to court. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Friends and relatives of detainees at Pallabi Police Station gather in front of the main gate on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, before the detainees are taken to court. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Friends and relatives of detainees at Pallabi Police Station gather in front of the main gate on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, before the detainees are taken to court. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Friends and relatives of detainees at Pallabi Police Station gather in front of the main gate on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, before the detainees are taken to court. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Friends and relatives of detainees at Pallabi Police Station gather in front of the main gate on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, before the detainees are taken to court. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Residential apartments for government officials and employees have been built at Dhaka’s Mirpur. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joined an event organised by the Ministry of Housing and Public Works at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 via video conference. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Residential apartments for government officials and employees have been built at Dhaka’s Mirpur. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joined an event organised by the Ministry of Housing and Public Works at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 via video conference. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Though police outposts had been set up at Mirpur’s Ceramic Road during the lockdown, law enforcers were relaxed on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, following the reopening of factories. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Though police outposts had been set up at Mirpur’s Ceramic Road during the lockdown, law enforcers were relaxed on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, following the reopening of factories. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Lines of buses can be seen at Dhaka’s Ceramic Road on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, the 12th day of a nationwide lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Lines of buses can be seen at Dhaka’s Ceramic Road on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, the 12th day of a nationwide lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Lines of buses can be seen at Dhaka’s Ceramic Road on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, the 12th day of a nationwide lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Lines of buses can be seen at Dhaka’s Ceramic Road on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, the 12th day of a nationwide lockdown. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove