Madhurjo, a seven-year-old boy, talking to her mother, a coronavirus patient, inside an ambulance in front of Mugda General Hospital in the capital yesterday. Using glasses and mask for protection, he is spending as much time possible with his mother before she gets admitted to the hospital and goes into isolation.
Photo: SK Enamul Huq
Amid a surge in the number of coronavirus infection and deaths in the country, people disregarding safety guidelines in markets and public gatherings regularly. The photo was taken yesterday at the fish market in Karwan Bazar in the capital.
Three wheelers running on the eastern channel of the might Jamuna river at Char Gopal in Tangail. The channel has completely dried up allowing people to use vehicles to go from one place to the other instead of using boats.
With the government announcing a weeklong countrywide lockdown -- starting tomorrow -- amid the surge of Covid-19 infection, the Amar Ekushey Book Fair was largely empty yesterday despite being a weekend. Smaller publication houses saw a particularly slow day, PHOTO: PALASH KHAN
The food court, inset, which is usually bustling, was quiet. PHOTO: PALASH KHAN
With the sharp rise in Covid-19 infections across the country, many residents of the capital are taking extra precautions to make sure they are safe from the virus. This man was spotted carrying five containers fitted with spray nozzles, presumably to spray disinfectants, in the capital’s Sabujbagh area earlier this week. Photo: Anisur Rahman
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