Long queues near TCB trucks

  • A woman stands in queue with her 4-month-old child to purchase necessities from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman stands in queue with her 4-month-old child to purchase necessities from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman picks up goods from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar on Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman picks up goods from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar on Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman with cash in hand is pictured standing near a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. She is waiting to get a hold of the goods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman with cash in hand is pictured standing near a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. She is waiting to get a hold of the goods. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man purchases flour from a OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man purchases flour from a OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman picks up goods from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar on Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman picks up goods from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar on Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man purchases rice from a OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man purchases rice from a OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The sales staff of TCB trucks write down numbers on people’s hands to maintain the serial and avoid chaos. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The sales staff of TCB trucks write down numbers on people’s hands to maintain the serial and avoid chaos. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Names and fingerprints of buyers were recorded by the sales staff of a OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Names and fingerprints of buyers were recorded by the sales staff of a OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Wednesday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka sells rice at Tk 30 per kg and flour at Tk 23 per kg. Each person can purchase a maximum of 5 kg of rice and 3 kg of flour. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A OMS truck near Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka sells rice at Tk 30 per kg and flour at Tk 23 per kg. Each person can purchase a maximum of 5 kg of rice and 3 kg of flour. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman picks up goods from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar on Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman picks up goods from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar on Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • An old woman purchases essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    An old woman purchases essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The sales staff of TCB trucks write down numbers on people’s hands to maintain the serial and avoid chaos. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The sales staff of TCB trucks write down numbers on people’s hands to maintain the serial and avoid chaos. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People queue up in scorching heat to purchase essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People queue up in scorching heat to purchase essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People queue up in scorching heat to purchase essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People queue up in scorching heat to purchase essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People queue up in scorching heat to purchase essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People queue up in scorching heat to purchase essentials from a TCB truck in Hatirjheel road adjacent to Dhaka’s Moghbazar. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi