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Stephan Uttom and Rock Rozario, Dhaka
Published: June 23, 2021 03:16 AM GMT

Updated: June 23, 2021 07:51 AM GMT

Malni Cherra tea estate, about five kilometers from Sylhet city in northern Bangladesh, is famous nationwide for its scenic beauty.

Established in 1854 during the British Raj in India, Malni Cherra is the country’s oldest tea plantation and employs about 600 workers.

Ironically, poor tea workers, who live in dilapidated shacks, are an absolute mismatch for the beautiful, leafy and lush green tea plants.

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