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Each wooden or aluminium trunk on which the wrestler is sitting is their temporary "HOME", so to speak. The trunk prominently displays the name of the owner of the trunk and it contains all the belongings of that particular wrestler. Most of the wrestlers come from poor  rural backgrounds and find it hard to afford a house in the cities. They have temporary jobs like daily wage laborers in the wholesale food grain and vegetable markets. They work by day and practice wrestling in the evenings. The Akhara Kusti center doubles up as their staying place Mumbai.
Each wooden or aluminium trunk on which the wrestler is sitting is their temporary "HOME", so to speak. The trunk prominently displays the name of the owner of the trunk and it contains all the belongings of that particular wrestler. Most of the wrestlers come from poor rural backgrounds and find it hard to afford a house in the cities. They have temporary jobs like daily wage laborers in the wholesale food grain and vegetable markets. They work by day and practice wrestling in the...
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