Heatwave, water woes and coronavirus: India’s perfect storm | AFP

India is wilting under a heatwave, with the temperature in places reaching 50 degrees Celsius (122 degrees Fahrenheit) and the capital enduring its hottest May day in nearly two decades. The heatwave adds to problems the country already has dealing with the spread of coronavirus. Currently roughly a third of the country’s 1.3 billion people cut back on washing and bathing during summer as taps run dry.

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