A teacher who swims through a river everyday to get to his students

At 9 am on a weekday, Abdul Mallik is busy wading through neck-high water, a tyre-tube around his waist, his tiffin box and shoes held in one hand above the muddy river.       It’s hardly the average morning commute, but for this 40-year-old teacher, it’s all in a day’s work.   This is what…