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It’s hot in India right now. Really hot | 350.org, Times of India

india-temperature-climateSo hot that thousands are turning up sick from heat related diseases, and hundreds have lost their lives — and the heat isn’t expected to break for days.

This is the news we need to SHARE when our leaders drag their feet on climate action. This is a crisis.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-22620638

Heat wave conditions, which have seen over 500 people losing their lives since April due to heatstroke, continued across India on Tuesday, an official said.

According to the department of disaster management, 524 people have died of sunstroke since April 1 across the country. However, unofficial sources have put the toll at over 600 during last four days itself.

For more on this story, visit: Heatwave continues, over 500 dead since April – The Times of India.

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