Kids from Bhanga, Faridpur…well, actually a short ride away from Bhanga on a boat because of the floods. Some of the guardians of these kids said referring to us: “They all come and take photographs for flood projects but we don’t get anything.”

Faridpur kids

The media circus has been less than usual thanks to the fact that certain prominent individuals are restricted in their movements. Nevertheless, if you open the pages of national newspapers you will see every type of organisation represented in photographs showing their bigwigs handing over a bag of rice to some hapless bearded oldie (drafted in to round off the photo opportunity these floods provide).