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Human traffickers creating social havoc in West Bengal

Battered by cyclonic winds, tidal surges and saline water, the region of West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas in the southern part of the vast Sundarbans mangrove forest is a tough place to scratch out a living. Industrial growth that could, in theory, absorb the ever-rising number of people without jobs has never occurred there, forcing hundreds […]