Some 330 million people, or one-quarter of the Indian population, are suffering from consequences of the drought, the government said last week.Tens of thousands of people have migrated from rural to urban areas in search of better access to water, food and jobs. Many of those migrants have left behind women, children and the elderly to fend for themselves, Reuters reported.

Some 330 million people, or one-quarter of the Indian population, are suffering from consequences of the drought, the government said last week.

Tens of thousands of people have migrated from rural to urban areas in search of better access to water, food and jobs. Many of those migrants have left behind women, children and the elderly to fend for themselves, Reuters reported.

Source – HuffPost: Photos Show Indians Scrambling For Resources Amid Deadly Drought And Heat Wave

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