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Sugarcane

Egrets fly as workers segregate waste at Bhagtanwala dumpyard during bio-remediation work at the site, in Amritsar.

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A farmer harvests sugarcane at Kapil village in Karad.

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A farmer carries sugarcane after harvesting for preparing jaggery, on the outskirts of Mohali.

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A farmer carries bundles of sugarcanes from a field, in Nadia district of West Bengal.

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A vendor cuts a sugarcane for his customer outside a wholesale vegetable market on the eve of Makar Sankranti, in Bangalore.

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A woman carries a bunch of sugarcane after purchasing it on the eve of Makar Sankranti, in Bangalore. Sugarcane is used in rituals during this harvest festival, which also marks the return of the sun to the northern hemisphere.

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Bullock-carts loaded with sugarcanes on their way to the Sahyadri Sugar Factory during the sugarcane crushing season, in Karad, Maharashtra

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Vendors wait for customers at a sugarcane wholesale market in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra