Rafts made of bamboo to transport the material down river by Saha Abhisek (12 images)

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Workers labour in the hot sun to create long floating walkways of bamboo. Using the hollow plant for every part of the process, thousands of lengths of bamboo are tied together to make rafts to transport more bamboo to be sold 100 kilometres downriver.

The photographs were taken at Chakmaghat in the West Tripura district, 80 km from Agartala city, India. Taken by professional photographer, Abhisek Saha, as part of an investigative photo feature on the decline of bamboo in...
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