Shilpi’s cows are her life. Like many in Bangladesh, she makes a living from the land.
Each year, Shilpi and others in her village welcome the monsoon rains. They bring the fresh water they need to live on for the next year.
But in recent weeks, the monsoon rains have relentlessly pounded this part of Bangladesh.
Rainwater from the Himalayas is travelling down through Nepal’s lower lying areas, through swollen rivers in north-east India and eventually through the floodplains of Bangladesh.
Vast swaths of land across all three countries are under water.