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Massachusetts State House
Another Brick in the Wall
Lonely worker
Women brick workers
Peeping Out
Block Cloud
Before the recital
BRICK FIELD WORKERS
Crown for the Original
WORKING GIRL
A girl rescue the little chicks
A couple working in a Brick Kiln
WORKING WOMAN
SMILEY MOMENT
WOMEN POWER
stripes reflection
WORKERS' MORNING
Rusty fire escape
Patterns
A subtle watcher
An Old Castle
Brick Walk
Abandoned Building with a broom.
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A couple working in a Brick Kiln

In India, brick kilns employ more than 23 million workers.Most of the workers are largely landless Adivasi tribal who are forced to work at kilns for half the year to pay their debt. This family came from Jharkhand to work in West Bengal and will stay whole winter in a small tent.

TAGS: Brick, Couple, India, Rural, Woman

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Burdwan, India
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© Natasha Mandal.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 135
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 10:15 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO160
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