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All Is Not Well

People struggle for a pail of water in drought-hit areas of Vidarbha, Marathwada and Khandesh. A sluggish monsoon portends more trouble.

June 13, 2019

A couple fetching water from a borewell 6 km away from their village

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

A cattle camp

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

Waiting for tankers in Nashik

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

A tribal woman searches for water in Palghar district

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

A woman lugs a pail of water near Ghosali village, Palghar district

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

Tribals collecting water from a pond in a jungle in Igatpuri taluka of Nashik district

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

Popat Aher hauls buckets from a well in Rendale village, where water tankers come once a week

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

Sonali Garud (24) and Pushpa Garud (49) fetching water from nearly empty well for the farm animals, in Nashik.

Photograph by Apoorva Salkade

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