Gold In The Sewers Of Bangladesh

bangladeshgoldpanningFor some in the city of Dhaka in Bagladesh, one can make a decent living panning for gold in the sewers where tiny flecks of gold, jewlery, and other gems are accidently disposed of into the narrow open sewers that run alongside gold making warehouses. “I earn about $12 a day looking for gold like this, and if I’m lucky I’ll also find some ear-rings or something else that people have dropped down here,” said an elder panner. Link!

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