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Today's Gallery (2020.03.26)

contain coronavirus

A man washes his hands at a sink in the capital’s Karwan Bazar yesterday while another man waits his turn. Dhaka Wasa set up the sink and placed soaps there in its efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus. Photo: Prabir Das

contain coronavirus

A magistrate, using a megaphone, asking traders not to sell daily essentials at higher prices at a kitchen market in Motijheel. Photo: Sk Enamul Haq

government-declared holiday

People line up to take a bus for Cumilla in front of the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday morning. As most residents of the capital started staying indoors, commerce and work opportunities have come down drastically, forcing many to go to their hometowns. Another factor is the government-declared holiday in effect from March 26 to April 4. This photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Prabir Das

raise awareness

With a megaphone and disinfectant spray in his hands, a cultural activist stands at Sylhet city’s Rikabibazar and advises residents on how to stay safe amid the outbreak. Many political and cultural groups are on a mission to raise awareness. This photo was taken on Tuesday. Photo: Sheikh Nasir