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India awaiting monsoons: Mercury at its peak

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Published : Jun 12, 2019, 12:21 pm IST
Updated : Aug 14, 2019, 11:48 am IST
A mother and child cover their heads from the sun as they await the start of the monsoon season. (Photo: AP)
A mother and child cover their heads from the sun as they await the start of the monsoon season. (Photo: AP)
Bike riders and pillions are pictured covering their face from the harsh sun in Telengana. (Photo: AP)
Bike riders and pillions are pictured covering their face from the harsh sun in Telengana. (Photo: AP)
Women labourers are seen resting in the shade for their afternoon siesta, taking respite from the sun. (Photo: AP)
Women labourers are seen resting in the shade for their afternoon siesta, taking respite from the sun. (Photo: AP)
A family travelling on a two-wheeler are using an umbrella as a shade from the sun rays are the pre-monsoon heat intensifies. The young boy is seen wearing a cap too. (Photo: AP)
A family travelling on a two-wheeler are using an umbrella as a shade from the sun rays are the pre-monsoon heat intensifies. The young boy is seen wearing a cap too. (Photo: AP)
A mother and her child drape a thin dupatta over their head as they walk under the scorching sun. (Photo: AP)
A mother and her child drape a thin dupatta over their head as they walk under the scorching sun. (Photo: AP)
A young girl is seen carrying a bottle of water on her head as she walks to school in the sun. (Photo: AP)
A young girl is seen carrying a bottle of water on her head as she walks to school in the sun. (Photo: AP)
A woman is covering her head with her saree pallu as the sits behind a two-wheeler under the harsh sun. (Photo: AP)
A woman is covering her head with her saree pallu as the sits behind a two-wheeler under the harsh sun. (Photo: AP)
A man is covering his head with a cardboard sheet; a unique alternative to an umbrella or a hat. (Photo: AP)
A man is covering his head with a cardboard sheet; a unique alternative to an umbrella or a hat. (Photo: AP)

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