Hottest Feb since 1901, country’s food reserve to take hit

Published: 01st March 2023 12:32 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st March 2023 12:34 PM  

It is official: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) says the country has witnessed the hottest February since 1901. The average maximum temperature across the country in February increased to 29.5°C – the highest in 123 years. The forecasting for the coming months (March-May) doesn’t give a positive outlook on India’s food security and people’s health.

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