Naps on a hot summer day

  • Children take a dip in the lake at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel to ward off the scorching summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children take a dip in the lake at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel to ward off the scorching summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man sleeps on a bench in the tree shade at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on a hot summer afternoon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man sleeps on a bench in the tree shade at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on a hot summer afternoon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Children take a dip in the lake at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel to ward off the scorching summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children take a dip in the lake at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel to ward off the scorching summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man takes a nap on a bench in the shade of trees at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on a hot summer afternoon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man takes a nap on a bench in the shade of trees at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on a hot summer afternoon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Children take a dip in the lake at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel to ward off the scorching summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Children take a dip in the lake at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel to ward off the scorching summer heat. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People from poor families sleep in the shade of trees at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on a hot summer afternoon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People from poor families sleep in the shade of trees at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel on a hot summer afternoon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many people can be seen sitting or sleeping on benches in the shade of trees at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel. Many of them are from lower income groups. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many people can be seen sitting or sleeping on benches in the shade of trees at Dhaka’s Hatirjheel. Many of them are from lower income groups. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi