TOKYO-2018 People / Portrait

Life In Limbo

  • Prize
    Gold in People/Portrait
  • Photographer
    Turjoy Chowdhury
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  • Photo Date

These Rohingya refugee mothers carried their babies in their womb when they crossed the Myanmar-Bangladesh border and gave birth at the refugee camps inside Bangladesh. These babies are the born refugees. The future of both of these mothers and babies are called into doubt in the context of them being stateless. Both Myanmar and Bangladesh does not recognize them as their citizen.