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Mousuni Island_Water Scarcity

Mousuni Island is a very remote village of West Bengal, India. Cyclone Aila, which hit the island in 2009, resulted in loss of croplands and fishing boats, causing agriculture and culture fisheries take a severe blow. River bank erosion in Mousuni Island is occurring at a rate of 1.02 km per year, wreaking havoc and claiming several houses and farmlands. After Losing Land to Floods people In Sundarbans have To Struggle Even For Drinking Water. In this image ,Rupali,8 is seen carrying water for her house,which will be used by her family for their domestic purposes.

TAGS: India, Island, People, Travel, Water

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Cooch Behar, India
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© SUJAN SARKAR.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2017
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2019, 2:19 a.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-6000
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO200
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