A stranded truck driver sells a hen from his transport load, ...
Jan 7th, 2012
(AP) - A stranded truck driver sells a hen from his transport load, at Nagrota area, about 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Jammu, India, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012. The Srinagar-Jammu national highway remained closed for the second consecutive day following heavy snowfall at many areas along the road. (AP Photo/Channi Anand) -
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