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  • An eerie silence has fallen on T&T High School, which is usually abuzz with students, in Dhaka’s Motijheel for a long time due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An eerie silence has fallen on T&T High School, which is usually abuzz with students, in Dhaka’s Motijheel for a long time due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The staff of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel are cleaning a classroom to welcome students back after one and a half years of closure forced by the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The staff of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel are cleaning a classroom to welcome students back after one and a half years of closure forced by the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An employee of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel is cleaning a classroom to welcome students back after one and a half years of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An employee of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel is cleaning a classroom to welcome students back after one and a half years of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • No children have used the swings and slides at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the coronavirus shutdown for one and a half years. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    No children have used the swings and slides at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the coronavirus shutdown for one and a half years. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Fallen leaves have gathered on a rusty slide at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Fallen leaves have gathered on a rusty slide at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Fallen leaves have gathered on a rusty slide at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Fallen leaves have gathered on a rusty slide at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Fallen leaves have gathered on a rusty slide at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Fallen leaves have gathered on a rusty slide at the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Grasses have grown long on the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Grasses have grown long on the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Mango plants have grown on the unused playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Mango plants have grown on the unused playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Grasses have grown long on the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Grasses have grown long on the playground of T&T High School in Dhaka’s Motijheel during the long shutdown over the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove