Photographer's Note

Amritsar is a city in northwestern India located in the Majha region in Punjab. It is near Pakistan, with the Wagah border being only 28 km away. The population of Amritsar in 2019 as per estimates reaches 2.804 million. Hinduism and Sikhism are the fundamental religions with respectively 49.36% and 49.00%. In the city, the population of Muslims is 0.51%, Christianity at 0.23% and 0.23% with no religion.
Partition of India in 1947 into India and Pakistan had the most immense impact on the socio-financial matters, finance related issues, society and social structures of the city. The territory of Punjab was divided between two Punjab in two countries and Amritsar changed into a border city. Source : indiapopulation2019

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