Sack by sack

Women fill sandbags to build a new sea defence wall to protect themselves from the coming monsoon, tidal surges and cyclones. Despite the long hours of back breaking work, many happy faces are visible among the hundreds of locals working together to build the new 2km wall in the South West of Sagar Island.

Photo 12 of 21 in Story of Hope

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Women fill sandbags to build a new sea defence wall to protect themselves from the coming monsoon, tidal surges and cyclones.  Despite the long hours of back breaking work, many happy faces are visible among the hundreds of locals working together to build the new 2km wall in the South West of Sagar Island.
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