Minzayar Oo/Panos Pictures

Hpakant, Kachin State, Myanmar (Burma)

Friends and relatives place a man into a coffin at the hospital morgue in Hpakant. The man, who worked at a jade mine, died in a disaster at the mining site in Hmaw Warn Lay. The collapse of a huge lake of sludge killed at least 55 people working for various companies operating at the site. The body of the young company worker was transported back to his family in Chin State.

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Minzayar Oo/Panos Pictures
Hpakant, Kachin State
Myanmar (Burma)
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4500 x 3000 pixels
38.1 x 25.4 cm (300 dpi)
15 x 10 inch (300 dpi)
7.1 MB size on disk
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