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Water shortage could cut India's food exports, minister warns

Updated : June 25, 2019 07:40 AM IST

India, a leading producer of an array of food commodities, is sitting on large stockpiles of rice, wheat and sugar.
Government research bodies and experts say Indian farmers need 4,500 to 5,000 litres of water to grow one kg of rice.
Water shortage could cut India's food exports, minister warns

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