Digital scanning and printing has meant that most rickshaws are now covered in reproductions. Only a dwindling number of artists remain. In the old market quarter of DhakarI tracked down R K Daks, a rickshaw painter in his seventies. He said he'd been in the business for 50 years, but work had reduced dramatically in the last 5 years. He doubted his son would be able to continue the family firm.
The idea here, was to use the Bollywood action idiom to create a poster showing how vegetables are weapons against disease. The slogan reads: Vegetables are power.