Bombay, Republic of India
SCHOOLBOYS SHARE UMBRELLA NEAR BOMBAY.
Schoolboys take shelter under a solitary umbrella as they walk home in
pouring monsoon rain, near Panvel town 70 kms (43.7miles) north of
Bombay, July 7, 2003. The progress of the June-September monsoon season
in India, where much of the population lives off agriculture, is keenly
watched by farmers, economists and stock brokers. Picture taken July 7.