Glimpse of a neighbourhood in Kottayam town during Covid 19 Lockdown
Kottayam lying in the basin of the Meenachil river is an idyllic place usually safeguarded from most calamities. It was also the first town in India to have gained 100% literacy.Here is a glimpse of life during Covid 19 lockdown in a neighborhood of Kottayam town.
Photographs & story – Samira Abraham
Calling out " Meen vellom kittiyo?" ( did you get any fish) , the two men are rowing to their next destination. With it's small town charm, life in this part of Kottayam town continues.
In a world that is battling the Covid 19 pandemic, a sight like this is a reminder to nurture and to stay in touch with the environment you live in.