23 August, 2021

  • People gather outside the Divisional Passport and Visa Office in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 after the resumption of Machine Readable Passports or MRP services following a long break over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People gather outside the Divisional Passport and Visa Office in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 after the resumption of Machine Readable Passports or MRP services following a long break over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People who have applied for passport gather outside the Divisional Passport and Visa Office in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 as the authorities resume issuing Machine Readable Passports or MRPs after a long break due to coronavirus lockdowns. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People who have applied for passport gather outside the Divisional Passport and Visa Office in Dhaka’s Agargaon on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 as the authorities resume issuing Machine Readable Passports or MRPs after a long break due to coronavirus lockdowns. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains creating long tailbacks on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains creating long tailbacks on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains creating long tailbacks on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains creating long tailbacks on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Motorcyclists take shelter between the flyovers in Dhaka’s Moghbazar during rains on Monday, Aug 23, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Activists of Bangladesh Chhatra Maitree demonstrate outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 for several demands, including reopening of educational institutions by vaccinating students at the quickest. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Activists of Bangladesh Chhatra Maitree demonstrate outside the National Press Club in Dhaka on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 for several demands, including reopening of educational institutions by vaccinating students at the quickest. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man empties expired fire extinguishers at Armanitola playground in Old Dhaka before refilling. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man empties expired fire extinguishers at Armanitola playground in Old Dhaka before refilling. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Workers transport refilled fire extinguishers by a rickshaw van from Nawabpur to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Workers transport refilled fire extinguishers by a rickshaw van from Nawabpur to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove