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Dhaka Mega City Post #2: Health and Traffic

A woman lies on the floor of the overcrowded and understaffed Dhaka Medical College having escaped uninjured from a traffic accident only to the step out of her car and be hit by another car injuring her head. Her husband, son, mother and a relative surround her, a common circumstance, making hospital conditions ever more difficult and overcrowded. Estimates of Dhaka’s population have reached nearly 15 million.

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