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Today's Gallery (2020.06.27)

wearing face shield and mask

Wearing face shield and mask, a man and a woman enter the icddr,b building in the capital’s Mohakhali to give samples for Covid-19 testing. They were allowed in after verification of their appointments which were done online in advance. The research organisation launched the coronavirus testing service yesterday. Photo: Anisur Rahman

jamdani sarees

Holding Jamdani sarees in their hands, weavers try to attract customers at the age-old Jamdani haat in Narayanganj’s Tarabo yesterday. The weekly haat opened last week after the Covid-19-induced break of over two months, but the sales were poor. Photo: Anisur Rahman

jamdani sarees

People hardly follow health guidelines at the market. Photo: Anisur Rahman

garment workers

Commuters, mostly garment workers, cramming into a human haulier on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar yesterday. Transport services have been openly flouting the government rule to carry fewer people to combat the spread of coronavirus. Photo:Palash Khan

a spirited group of bikers

a spirited group of bikers on port city’s Link Road, where many are not only ignoring physical distancing, masks or helmets but also common sense. Photo: Rajib Raihan


Officers and personnel of Kamrangir Char Model Police Station gather at the yard for their daily round of exercise. The police station has adopted the routine, from 7:30 to 8:30 every evening, to boost their fitness and immune system. The photo was taken last week. PHOTO: ANISUR RAHMAN

not the time to hit the beach

NOT THE TIME TO HIT THE BEACH! With shutdown being eased, people in Chattogram city have started to flock Rani Rashmoni Ghat, popularly known as Kattali beach. Yesterday being the weekend, youths with horses, who remained out of work for the last couple of months, were also seen trying to lure customers for a ride along the beach. Photo: Rajib Raihan