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India suffers through worst drought in nearly 50 years: warns of famine if rains fail

The Extinction Protocol

March 7, 2013INDIAMillions of people in western India are suffering their worst drought in more than four decades, with critics blaming official ineptitude and corruption for exacerbating the natural water shortage. Central areas of Maharashtra state, of which Mumbai is the capital, are facing a water shortage worse than the severe drought in 1972, the state’s chief minister Prithviraj Chavan told AFP. “Inrecorded history, the reservoirs have never been so low in central Maharashtra,” he said. “With every passing day the reservoirs are drying up.” Chavan blamed the crisis on two successive poor monsoons, although others say a public policy failure is also responsible. Nearly 2,000 tanker trucks are being used to transport drinking water to the needy, while hundreds of cattle camps have been set up to keep livestock alive until the monsoon, which usually arrives in June. “With every passing day…

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