Photographer's Note

Purbasthali is a village with a police station in Kalna subdivision of Bardhaman district. It is located 120 km north from Kolkata. Also known as Chupi Char, it lies on the banks of a large oxbow lake created by the Ganges river and is only a few km from the old and holy town of Nabadwip. The 23 km long lake attracts migrants and water birds.[1] The Purbasthali area has a fairly high level of arsenic in the ground water

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  • Copyright: Partha Roy (partharoy1779) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 13] (64)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2014-02-14
  • Categories: Nature
  • Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
  • Date Submitted: 2014-04-14 0:41
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