Illegal Bird keeping and selling in India

An Indian bird seller sells his wares on a sidewalk in the weekly bird market in the eastern Indian city of Calcutta. The weekly bird market is very popular in Calcutta. People keep the birds as pets, despite the fact that caging and selling of rare birds is banned in India.

http://pets.indiatimes.com/articleshow.cms?chname=pets&artID=669079351

Photo: Sucheta Das.

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