The circle of economy, the cycle of drought

  1. Context: Daily struggles of lakhs facing the most immediate consequences of an extended drought and acute water scarcity in Latur district
  2. Effects: Poor farm yield, low income and diminishing spending power of the farmers
  3. The weddings lack the pomp, while festivities are curtailed both in urban and rural areas
  4. Geographically, too, the impact of the current crisis varies across regions
  5. The shifting rainfall pattern is the biggest cause of crop failure, which has hit both kharif and rabi sowing this year
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