Photo essay: Tikkar, the food of dacoits and bachelors weaves a tale in the Chambal

On a reporting trip in the once dreaded Chambal our team chanced upon a unique food item – Tikkar! In the course of our shoot we were served a delicious meal of tikkar, baigan ka bharta,and dal. It made for a wholesome lunch that kept us going through the day. The Chambal is the region around the Chambal river that covers areas from the three … Continue reading Photo essay: Tikkar, the food of dacoits and bachelors weaves a tale in the Chambal