Locked down, but empty Dhaka


  • Published: 2021-05-14 02:41:04 BdST

A ban on long-haul buses, police check-posts and an order not to leave stations during Eid have failed to stop holidaymakers leaving Dhaka amid a lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus. So, the streets of the capital become almost deserted on the eve of Eid on Thursday, May 13, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove