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Girls scavanging coal in a badly affected area. The temperature is very high where poisionous gases and fumes come out. The humidity was so high the lens got smogged. Land slides happen in these areas sometime killing people. .People here are too poor to move from their crumbling shelters, and continue to live here risking their lives. A huge coal mine fire is engulfing the city of Jharia from all its sides. All scientific efforts have gone in vain to stop this raging fire. This fire is affecting lives of people living in and around Jharia. Jharkhand, India. Arindam Mukherjee
Girls scavanging coal in a badly affected area. The temperature is very high where poisionous gases and fumes come out. The humidity was so high the lens got smogged. Land slides happen in these areas sometime killing people. .People here are too poor to move from their crumbling shelters, and continue to live here risking their lives. A huge coal mine fire is engulfing the city of Jharia from all its sides. All scientific efforts have gone in vain to stop this raging fire. This fire is...
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