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Drying Chilli 5

In South Asia, chillies are dried on the ground, before they are preserved or made into spices. The process requires workers (usually ladies) to lay out the chillies in the sun, and flip them every now and then to ensure a consistent drying process.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Bangladesh
Camera: ILCE-6300
Copyright: © Chin Leong Teo
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