Trucking in India: adding colour to Indian transport

Updated: Feb 03, 2014 18:02 IST

Decorated with colourful trinkets, transporting goods of all sizes and often having men sitting precariously atop them, legs dangling out of the vehicle, trucking in India is often a misunderstood. Four international photographers covered 27 Indian states in the heavy vehicles to understand them and their drivers, compiled as a coffee table book by Divya Jain.
Seen here is the interiors of a truck with its driver. Click to see more images from the book.
Text by Shweta Mehta
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Decorated with colourful trinkets, transporting goods of all sizes and often having men sitting precariously atop them, legs dangling out of the vehicle, trucking in India is often a misunderstood. Four international photographers covered 27 Indian states in the heavy vehicles to understand them and their drivers, compiled as a coffee table book by Divya Jain. Seen here is the interiors of a truck with its driver. Click to see more images from the book. Text by Shweta Mehta

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