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Today's Gallery (2020.04.01)

with ppe and hand sanitisers

With PPE and hand sanitisers in high demand, many set up shops on the pavement near Midford Hospital and are selling those with a high markup. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Amran Hossain

passenger boats lying idle

Some 3,000 passenger boats lying idle on the bank of the Buriganga amid the 10-day countrywide shutdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The boatmen, whose only source of income has come to a standstill, are spending days in uncertainty. The photo was taken recently from Telghat area in capital’s Keraniganj. photo: Anisur Rahman

volunteers of bidyanondo foundation

Volunteers of Bidyanondo Foundation carrying an elderly woman to Chattogram Medical College Hospital. The homeless woman was lying unconscious on the port city’s KB Fazlul Kader road yesterday noon. Photo: Collected

A man, trying to distribute food

A man, trying to distribute food items among the poor near LabAid Hospital in the capital, is overwhelmed by rickshaw pullers and homeless people yesterday. The 10-day shutdown to slow coronavirus spread has hit the people of low income group particularly hard. Photo: Amran Hossain