Published in Dhaka Live in October 2011

Dhaka Live’s Jessica Mudditt recently visited the bustling city of Kolkata.  With a population of almost 16 million people, it is slightly larger than Dhaka.  These pictures depict its inhabitants going about their daily lives: for some it is tougher than others.

My favourite place for breakfast

A friendly wave and a beautiful specimen

Taking rest

Repairing an Ambassador taxi

Kolkata Traffic Police

Reading forms

Cinderella coach ride - with a Kolkatan twist

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