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An Indian volunteer shifts an Adult White-backed Egyptian vulture which was injured by a kite string and was operated upon in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Jivdaya Charitable Trust in Ahmedabad on January 15, 2013. Scores of birds, injured by glass-coated 'manja' kite strings used in duelling kite competitions during the Makar Sakranti Kite Festival, are being rescued by volunteers from several non-governmental organisations in coordination with the Gujarat state Forest Department. AFP PHOTO / Sam PANTHAKY (Photo credit should read SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images)
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An Indian volunteer shifts an Adult White-backed Egyptian vulture which was injured by a kite string and was operated upon in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Jivdaya Charitable Trust in Ahmedabad on January 15, 2013. Scores of birds, injured by glass-coated 'manja' kite strings used in duelling kite competitions during the Makar Sakranti Kite Festival, are being rescued by volunteers from several non-governmental organisations in coordination with the Gujarat state Forest Department. AFP PHOTO / Sam PANTHAKY (Photo credit should read SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images)
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January 15, 2013
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An Indian volunteer shifts an Adult Whitebacked Egyptian vulture... News Photo 159534194Ahmedabad,Changing,Egyptian,Environmental Issues,Gujarat,Horizontal,India,Indian,Intensive Care Unit,Kite,Nature,String,Vertical,Volunteer,VulturePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn Indian volunteer shifts an Adult White-backed Egyptian vulture which was injured by a kite string and was operated upon in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Jivdaya Charitable Trust in Ahmedabad on January 15, 2013. Scores of birds, injured by glass-coated 'manja' kite strings used in duelling kite competitions during the Makar Sakranti Kite Festival, are being rescued by volunteers from several non-governmental organisations in coordination with the Gujarat state Forest Department. AFP PHOTO / Sam PANTHAKY (Photo credit should read SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images)