The Oblivion of Water Crisis

In lieu of a solution, India just waits for headlines to ebb

As summer draws in on major parts across the world, headlines are slowly moving their focus from Coronavirus to climate change : fires, heat waves and receding access to water. In 2019, pre-pandemic, India won the spotlight with delayed or deficient monsoons, droughts, farmer suicides and an un-official declaration of ‘water crisis’.