MagazineApr 3, 2016
They said that Kolkata is a good place for people of all religions to live, work, play and eat together. Some people in Kolkata earn a living by selling second-hand clothes, driving rickshaws or in the city's food markets. Those too poor to afford a home of their own sleep where they work, helping people who moved to the city to find work to send money back home. Outside working hours residents of the city formerly called Calcutta might enjoy a game of chess or carrom, while children play soccer with friends.
Labourers drink tea as they rest after work in a wholesale vegetable market in Kolkata, India, March 14, 2016. RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS