Shipbreaking booms in Bangladesh

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Breaking up old ships is a billion dollar industry in Bangladesh and it's been roaring ahead since restrictions were eased last year.

The BBC's Anbarasan Ethirajan has been given rare access to one of the ship breaking yards, near the port city of Chittagong, in the south of the country.

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