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Lost In The Gulf: India's Missing Migrants

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INDIA MIGRANT WORKERS
Workers stand on an office building construction site in the budding new financial district on October 23, 2011 in Doha, Qatar. (Getty) | Getty

For a man who carries a heavy weight on his shoulders, Rafeek Ravuther is remarkably upbeat as he shows me around his studio. For the past 11 years, he's directed and produced a unique weekly television programme broadcast on Kairali TV, a Malayalam-language station based in Kerala, southern India.

And it was a personal tragedy that sparked his venture.

Read the whole story at Al Jazeera