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Priest wages lonely battle against drought in India’s Bundelkhand

One of India’s most “water-stressed” zones is getting some help from an unlikely quarter. A lonely Hindu priest has been working for years in the Bundelkhand region of India’s largest state, Uttar Pradesh, to clean up local lakes and make the water drinkable. For Krishnanand, cleaning up water sources is a full-time job — he […]