DHOBI GHAT

Zeeshan Khan

Photoblog: The Dhobi "Ghat" Of Hailey Lane

At the break of dawn, a usually quiet corner of the Lutyens' zone comes alive with the sound of cloth slapping on stone, vigorous scrubbing and gushing water. A narrow alley branching out of Hailey Lane, amidst towering buildings, leads to one of the few dhobi ghats remaining in the national capital.