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Rainfall in India 9% higher than previous years but 85 districts still dry

In India, rainfall is up 9% from the previous year. Of the 85 dry districts, 42 are in Uttar Pradesh and 12 are in Tamil Nadu.

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Monsoon has covered entire India. Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) data shows the country has received excess rainfall of 9 per cent since June 2022, a Dainik Bhaskar report stated.

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First Published: Jul 13 2022 | 5:32 PM IST

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