Rain relief from sultry swelter

  • A motorcyclist and a passenger take shelter under the shed of a showroom during sudden rains in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A motorcyclist and a passenger take shelter under the shed of a showroom during sudden rains in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A rickshawpuller covers himself with a polythene sheet amid rains in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A rickshawpuller covers himself with a polythene sheet amid rains in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A traffic policeman performs his duty holding an umbrella amid rains in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A traffic policeman performs his duty holding an umbrella amid rains in Dhaka’s Tejgaon on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two students and a motorcyclist are soaked in rain on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Two students and a motorcyclist are soaked in rain on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A rickshawpuller covers himself with a polythene sheet as he pedals through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A rickshawpuller covers himself with a polythene sheet as he pedals through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man and a woman holding umbrellas walk through rains on the footpath of the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man and a woman holding umbrellas walk through rains on the footpath of the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Two women share an umbrella during a rickshaw ride on the Dhaka University campus amid rains on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Two women share an umbrella during a rickshaw ride on the Dhaka University campus amid rains on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man holds an umbrella as he walks through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man holds an umbrella as he walks through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshawpullers pedal through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshawpullers pedal through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rickshawpullers pedal through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rickshawpullers pedal through rains on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People are soaked in rain as they walk on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People are soaked in rain as they walk on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi