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The Dark Side of Tea, India

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India – West Bengal: Tea pluckers from Pakka Line getting ready for work at Mogulkata Tea Estate, in the Dooars region. Tea plucking is a task generally reserved to women because of their better accuracy and precision. Pluckers earn 122.50 rupees (1.93 USD) per day and are required to collect up to 25 kgs of tea leaves daily.