05 August, 2021

  • A view of Moghbazar flyover in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of the nationwide lockdown designed to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A view of Moghbazar flyover in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of the nationwide lockdown designed to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A view of Moghbazar flyover in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of the nationwide lockdown designed to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A view of Moghbazar flyover in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of the nationwide lockdown designed to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A view of Tejgaon Saat Rasta in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of nationwide lockdown imposed after Eid-ul-Azha holidays to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A view of Tejgaon Saat Rasta in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of nationwide lockdown imposed after Eid-ul-Azha holidays to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Vehicles queue up at one lane of Tejgaon flyover in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of nationwide lockdown imposed after Eid-ul-Azha holidays to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Vehicles queue up at one lane of Tejgaon flyover in Dhaka on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021, the 14th day of nationwide lockdown imposed after Eid-ul-Azha holidays to stem the soaring rate of coronavirus infections and fatalities. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The police took into custody film producer Nazrul Islam Raz after Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court granted his four-day remand on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 in a drugs case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police took into custody film producer Nazrul Islam Raz after Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court granted his four-day remand on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 in a drugs case. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The police brought film producer Nazrul Islam Raz, who was detained by the RAB, to Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police brought film producer Nazrul Islam Raz, who was detained by the RAB, to Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The police brought Sharful Hasan alias Mishu Hasan and Masudul Islam aka Jishan to Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 after their arrest on charges of carrying out illicit activities in night parties in upscale neighbourhoods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police brought Sharful Hasan alias Mishu Hasan and Masudul Islam aka Jishan to Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 after their arrest on charges of carrying out illicit activities in night parties in upscale neighbourhoods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The police brought Sharful Hasan alias Mishu Hasan and Masudul Islam aka Jishan to Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 after their arrest on charges of carrying out illicit activities in night parties in upscale neighbourhoods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police brought Sharful Hasan alias Mishu Hasan and Masudul Islam aka Jishan to Dhaka’s Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Court on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 after their arrest on charges of carrying out illicit activities in night parties in upscale neighbourhoods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The Rapid Action Battalion showed bottles of liquor and drugs, which were seized in a raid on actress Pori Moni’s home, at a media briefing at its headquarters on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021.

    The Rapid Action Battalion showed bottles of liquor and drugs, which were seized in a raid on actress Pori Moni’s home, at a media briefing at its headquarters on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021.

  • A worker trims trees and shrubs next to the road in Dhaka’s Hatirjheel for beautification purposes on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

    A worker trims trees and shrubs next to the road in Dhaka’s Hatirjheel for beautification purposes on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

  • Workers trim trees and shrubs next to the road in Dhaka’s Hatirjheel for beautification purposes on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

    Workers trim trees and shrubs next to the road in Dhaka’s Hatirjheel for beautification purposes on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin

  • People wait in long lines to get their coronavirus vaccine at the Rajarbagh Police Lines Vaccination Centre in Dhaka on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People wait in long lines to get their coronavirus vaccine at the Rajarbagh Police Lines Vaccination Centre in Dhaka on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People wait in long lines to get their coronavirus vaccine at the Rajarbagh Police Lines Vaccination Centre in Dhaka on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People wait in long lines to get their coronavirus vaccine at the Rajarbagh Police Lines Vaccination Centre in Dhaka on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi