The forgotten workers of Little Rann

Commerce has played a central role in shaping Gujarati history since 3000 B.C.  And, amidst the shrubbery and arid climate, the salt plains of Little Rann (another word for small desert) are home to perhaps one of the most marginalized groups in the region. Sasha Caldera takes a close-up look at the young men who work in appalling conditions to supply India with salt in this article published in the Vancouver Observer.