Uzzal Das cleans a undergroud swerege drainage canal. Like him about 5.5 million “untouchable” sweepers have been staying all over Bangladesh from the British colonial period. Their job remains same till today, they perform the ‘unclean work’ such as cremate the dead, clean latrines, remove the dead animals from the road, sweep the gutters etc. (image by adnan)
Uzzal Das cleans a undergroud swerege drainage canal. Like him about 5.5 million “untouchable” sweepers have been staying all over Bangladesh from the British colonial period. Their job remains same till today, they perform the ‘unclean work’ such as cremate the dead, clean latrines, remove the dead animals from the road, sweep the gutters etc.
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