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India : Drought : 2002/08/01
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Duration 2002/08/01
Name Drought
Outline While states in eastern and northeastern India are enduring floods, many others are hit by drought. The Government of India (GOI) has declared 13 out of Indian's 29 states drought-stricken. The drought situation is serious in the northern states, especially in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana and Delhi.

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others
OCHA Situation Report No.1

80% of the crops are expected to be lost

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