Two Indian women sift land in a construction near Anantapur. India.
The Women in construction in India account for half (51%) of the total construction workforce. The workers are almost exclusively unqualified, casual, manual workers:
Transporting bricks, cement, sand and water. Digging earth, mixing cement, breaking stones. Women are rarely found in specialized male-dominated trades: carpentry, masonry, plumbing, electrical wiring