Farmers in India Are Weary of Politicians’ Lackluster Response to Their Climate-Driven Water Crisis

Published in The Associated Press

May 24, 2024

India’s 120 million farmers share fast-shrinking water resources as groundwater is pumped out faster than rain can replenish it. Drought-prone areas like Marathwada are at the sharp end of the shortage, making life unbearable for many.


Piyush Nagpal for The Associated Press. 

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