Gyanendra Singh in front of his school bus
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A look at life for Indian employees in the Gulf

For some expats in the Gulf, life is glamorous, glitzy and fun packed, but for the majority it is about work and earning money to send back home to their families.

The BBC met two of the 1.75 million Indians living in the UAE to ask about their lives, and visited their families back home in India to find out how their money is being spent.

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