Photo: Jacob Carlsen

Dhaka, Bangladesh, September 2007.

150 persons live in Bilkana, that is around 30 families. When it is flooded there are snakes. Bilkana is build on top of a dam. The building is about to fall down. The roof is repaired by a city corporation, the rest they have done themselves. This place has been a Dalit colony for 80 years.