2020 / Editorial / Photo Essay

Covid-19 & Isolation Crisis

  • Photographer
    Mohammad Fahim Ahamed Riyad

In Bangladesh,Cover-19 epidemic has already taken lives of 168 people and 7667 people have been identified as positive and the number is increasing everyday. This epidemic situation has major financial impact on people from all across of life specially who depend on their daily income. People are not going out in the street unless an emergency but homeless and low income people are still out to find their survival despite all warnings. The garment sector is set to lose roughly $6 billion in cancelled orders by foreign brands which has direct impact on more than 4 million workers in Bangladesh.

Mohammad Fahim Ahamed Riyad is a documentary photographer and photojournalist based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Graduated in Bachelor of Science in electrical & electronic engineering. He has studied one year professional photography program under a scholarship at Pathshala south asian media institute, Bangladesh. His work has been published in national and international newspapers, magazines including The Guardian, BBC, Daily Mail Uk, Le Monde etc. He has received several awards from national and international photography competitions.