Traffic tie-up on holiday

  • After another exhausting week of workplace activities, many people go out on Friday, Apr 1, 2022 in the hope of spending some quality time with their families, but running the gauntlet with traffic leaves little room for relief. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    After another exhausting week of workplace activities, many people go out on Friday, Apr 1, 2022 in the hope of spending some quality time with their families, but running the gauntlet with traffic leaves little room for relief. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • After another exhausting week of workplace activities, many people go out on Friday, Apr 1, 2022 in the hope of spending some quality time with their families, but running the gauntlet with traffic leaves little room for relief. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    After another exhausting week of workplace activities, many people go out on Friday, Apr 1, 2022 in the hope of spending some quality time with their families, but running the gauntlet with traffic leaves little room for relief. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A snapshot of the traffic logjam at Dhaka’s Banglamotor on Friday, Apr 1, 2022.

    A snapshot of the traffic logjam at Dhaka’s Banglamotor on Friday, Apr 1, 2022.

  • The intense traffic congestion preventing even the motorcyclists to thread through narrow spaces on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The intense traffic congestion preventing even the motorcyclists to thread through narrow spaces on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The intense traffic congestion preventing even the motorcyclists to thread through narrow spaces on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The intense traffic congestion preventing even the motorcyclists to thread through narrow spaces on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A long queue of traffic streaming down from the Moghbazar-Mouchak Flyover on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A long queue of traffic streaming down from the Moghbazar-Mouchak Flyover on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A long queue of traffic streaming down from the Moghbazar-Mouchak Flyover on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A long queue of traffic streaming down from the Moghbazar-Mouchak Flyover on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • With the streets flooded with transports, a snarl-up stopped people on vehicles in their tracks on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    With the streets flooded with transports, a snarl-up stopped people on vehicles in their tracks on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • With the streets flooded with transports, a snarl-up stopped people on vehicles in their tracks on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    With the streets flooded with transports, a snarl-up stopped people on vehicles in their tracks on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The stretch from Karwan Bazar to Paribagh was choked by traffic on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The stretch from Karwan Bazar to Paribagh was choked by traffic on Friday, Apr 1, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • All educational institutions and the majority of the offices were closed on Friday, yet traffic congested the streets of Dhaka as the day wore on. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    All educational institutions and the majority of the offices were closed on Friday, yet traffic congested the streets of Dhaka as the day wore on. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi