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A tribal man walks through a pile of mahua flowers at a forest products market in Geedam town, Dantewada district. Mahua flowers, which are fermented to make an alcoholic brew, are one of the many forest products gathered by tribal people in region forming the basis of the local economy. Naxalites (Maoists) have forced an increase in the price of many such forest products, citing the exploitation of tribals by business people. /Felix Features