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24 May 2013 description

GENEVA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Kajal Rekha was 18 when the river near her village in Sreepur Union in northern Bangladesh overflowed, flooding her family's house, and leaving her stranded on her bed on top of a bamboo table for two months, more or less alone. Rekha could not leave for a safer place like her relatives because she could not walk, after an accident that injured her spinal cord.