|A floating hospital that travels across Bangladesh's waterways brings hope to thousands of people.|
An estimated 16 million people in Bangladesh have a disability and most of them live in rural areas and cannot reach modern healthcare facilities.
But the charity IMPACT is helping local medics treat disabilities aboard a three-deck floating hospital.
The 40 by 10 metre vessel travels along 3,000 kilometres of waterway and includes wards, an operating theatre, a training centre, laboratories and even its own water purification plant.
Aboard the Jibon Tari (Boat of Life) Floating Hospital, patients are treated for a range of conditions including cataracts, club-foot, post-polio deformities, cleft lip and loss of hearing.
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