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I am certainly in no position to doubt your judgement @Peter Connan. Our guide seemed to think this was a drongo. There will be other images in the upcoming trip report (spoiler alert :D) that may help you form a firm view!

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~ Photographed with a Canon EOS 1D X camera mounted with an EF 400mm f/2.8L IS II super-telephoto lens, hand-held, Shutter Priority shooting mode.
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