Chattisgarh, India, February 2015:
Evening view of a village next to Kusumunda coal fields. This village is part of the area of proposed expansion.
Photographs for a story on land allocation for coal mines in Chattisgarh. Modi's new government in the centre has relaxed the environmental regulations so the land can be allocated to both public and private sector companies easily.
Photo by Sami Siva for Al Jazeera America.