A horse-drawn carriage taking people from Gulistan to Mirpur in the capital during the lockdown imposed by the government to curb coronavirus spread yesterday. Due to the lack of public transport, carriage drivers are charging high for the ride. The trip costs Tk 250 per person. The photo was taken in Farmgate area.
Ainal Haq tries to give a few drops of water to his 60-year-old wife Jahanara Begum, a Covid patient with severe breathing difficulties, inside the ambulance that brought them from Munshiganj to Dhaka Medical College Hospital yesterday. The woman died a few moments later inside the ambulance. Photo:
Runaway infection rate, rising number of deaths from Covid-19, and the restrictions of lockdown have not been able to stop crowding at the fish market at Notun Bazar in Fishery Ghat, Chattogram city, yesterday.