people gold panning on teesta river bank (india)

people gold panning on teesta river bank (india), geology, mineral, mining, tista, tista river, water, west bengal

People panning for (probably) placer gold in the gravel of the Teesta river bank (India)

If you have more information about the presence of placer gold (or other valuable minerals) in the sands of the Teesta river, please post a Comment!

For more info about gold panning, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Gold_­panning.

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India 2013
National Highway 31A, Rangpo Forest, Sikkim 734315, India