To get through rapids, people sometimes take the cargo off the raft and carry it down to a safe landing place. Then they ride the empty raft through the rough water, as these young men are doing here, and reload the cargo below the rapids. Relai River, Kelantan.
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Rafts -- Malaysia -- Kelantan., Batek (Malaysian people) -- Transportation., Relai River (Malay)