Jeez….I saw this picture from my own city, Karachi (Pakistan) and was flabbergasted. [a] what were they thinking? [b] what effect must have been on their (and other residents’) health after this exposure? [c] these rickshaws are damn polluting.
Caption: Hundreds of auto-rickshaw drivers take part in a protest rally against a government plan to ban smoke-emitting three-wheelers in Karachi June 2, 2006.
Many more pictures of rickshaws in Pakistan at: http://www.imagestation.com/album/pictures.html?id=4089495093&idx=1