The sun is bright at noon, so Jhanjharia rests. But he worries about the future.
"The local government is acquiring our land to build a factory. In three months, we'll have no land."
A promise of money and other land is not enough. "We've lived on the land all our lives. We don't know any other way to live. We'll starve. It's a grave injustice."
Photos: Adrian Fisk. Text: Geeta Pandey.
Photo journals: Family life