[Slideshow] No Money, no Eid Shopping, no Customer – Eid 2015, Bangladesh

Photos: Adnan Firoze

With the scarcity of expendable income this Ramadan (2015), the lower-middle-class consumers are at home. Consequently, the hawkers catering to the semi-marginalized class is frustrated.

(Location: Mohakhali Bazar; City:Dhaka; Country: Bangladesh; Date July 2, 2015)

I’m sure, things will get bettwr as Eid approaches. The premonition is that it does not turn into marketing sham like many times in the past.

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2 replies

  1. Might be more busy after sunset. And might busier in the last ten days or so.

    • Thanks for your feedback. Really appreciate it. Also, I agree. However, even after iftar, the hawkers, considering their target customers e.g. house-helps, chauffeurs/drivers et al. have very little time to leverage the festivity. Eid Mubarak to you.

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