Yet another migrant laborer from Samastipur Dt. Bihar. Migrant? He has been in Tamil Nadu for over 10 years and he speaks fairly good Thamizh.
He has recently moved to his current job in a fly ash brick factory with some of his brethren and seems quite happy overall.
From The Chennai Photowalk #140 Nemam Village
An old manual Hermes typewriter from an antique shop. Did you notice the keyboard? Instead of the conventional QWERTY layout, it is AZERTY in the first row and corresponding changes in the other rows.
I understand this layout is preferred for French typing. If so, this must have come from French-administered areas like Pondicherry. Can someone confirm?
The ubiquitous tricycle to Chennai is the what the mule is to most countries. It is the first choice for cheap transportation of goods .
It is the last mile in any sophisticated supply chain.