New Year’s Eve security in Dhaka

  • The police put up barricades at Hatirjheel blocking the access to Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the revelry. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police put up barricades at Hatirjheel blocking the access to Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the revelry. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The police put up barricades at Hatirjheel blocking the access to Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the revelry. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police put up barricades at Hatirjheel blocking the access to Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the revelry. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The police put up barricades at Hatirjheel blocking the access to Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the revelry. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The police put up barricades at Hatirjheel blocking the access to Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the revelry. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Rapid Action Battalion personnel patrol the streets of Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Rapid Action Battalion personnel patrol the streets of Gulshan 1 in Dhaka on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The RAB set up a checkpoint to search people entering Hatrijheel from the street outside the FDC on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The RAB set up a checkpoint to search people entering Hatrijheel from the street outside the FDC on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The RAB set up a checkpoint to search people entering Hatrijheel from the street outside the FDC on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The RAB set up a checkpoint to search people entering Hatrijheel from the street outside the FDC on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The RAB set up a checkpoint to search people entering Hatrijheel from the street outside the FDC on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The RAB set up a checkpoint to search people entering Hatrijheel from the street outside the FDC on the New Year’s Eve on Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 amid strict curbs on the celebrations. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi