6th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Hiding from the ticket inspector, these women perch precariously between train coaches.
"I took this photo while traveling on this train's rooftop,” says Adnan. "In a country like Bangladesh, there are many people who live beside the railway and the railway becomes part and parcel of their lives." Those who could not afford to buy a ticket clambered on top with Andan or teetered between coaches.
© Wahid Adnan.
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||Oct. 29, 2008, 5:19 a.m.
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