Brahmaputra River

The Brahmaputra river is one of the major rivers in Asia and is one of the few trans-boundaries rivers originating from Tibet. It flows through India and empties out into the Bay of Bengal in Bangladesh. Sanjit wishes to travel the length of the river and document the community living around it. Sanjit plans to start in the mountainous region in Arunachal Pradesh and follow it's rapid descend to the plains of Assam where the Brahmaputra becomes very wide, occasionally creating a havoc with flooding. He shares the first part of this on-going series.

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    Tourists enjoy the elephant safari on a winter morning in the Kaziranga Jungle reserve in Assam.

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    On a misty winter morning, street dwellers walk to find a place to relive themselves along the river in the early hours of the day.

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    Bangladeshi migrants offload vegetables from the boat on the banks of Bramhaputra river in Guwahati, capital of Assam in India.

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    A fish vendor waits for customers by the banks of Brahmaputra River in Guwahati, Assam.

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    Bicycles of all the fishmongers are seen parked next to a wholesale market where fresh fish is auctioned and later carried to smaller markets across Guwahati.

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    A tea garden next to the Kaziranga tea garden is bathed in early morning winter sun.

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