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Shabu Mia's family

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This is Shabu Mia's family. Shabu Mia is blind. He lives in a precarious structure on a small island like land near Rayenda with his wife and three children aged 7 years, 5 years and 9 months respectively. He lost his house during cyclone Sidr. Later community helped him reconstruct his home with some wood and plastic sheets. Explaining why he has three children even though he has no work or means to raise them properly he said, 'I am a blind man. I need a son who could look after me and my wife when I am old.'

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03/10/2009