Photo and caption by Ajay Ukidve
A village snake charmer with his pet mongoose,which he uses for mock snake fights. This Picture was taken at a 4 villages fair on the eve of Makar Sankranti on the Banks of Nurma Dam. This is a very poverty stricken Naxalite infested, backward area of West Bengal near Purulia.
Location: Nurma Dam near Purulia, West Bengal, India.