Second Wave Of Covid-19

The Curious Case Of Lockdown

7 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The Curious Case Of Lockdown

(1) Without bothering to maintain physical distancing and other health rules, people crowd at a wholesale market under Babubazar bridge in Old Dhaka for buying and selling face masks and other personal protective equipment.


(2) Traffic cops stops a biker on a street in Science Lab area to check if the rider had a valid reason to be out amid the restrictions.


(3) People ride on the back of a pickup in Jatrabari to go to their workplaces as no public transport on the city road due to the lockdown.


(4) Police paint circles one metre apart in front of a drug store at AK Khan intersection in Chattogram to help people practise social distancing in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak. The photographs were taken on Tuesday.     —Reaz Ahmed Sumon/ SUN photo