India receives 80% of its rainfall from the south west monsoon (June-september)

Poor monsoons over successive years left more 300 million people in drought

Good or bad monsoon in India has it cascading effects

It replinishes the ground water which fast depletes

It decides the fortunes of the fertilizer industry

It can even alter the bank interest rates

Half of India’s population depends on agriculture

Poor monsoon can increase farmers debts and they could commit suicide also

There is a raga in Indian classical music that is dedicated to the monsoons

Such is its importance and history

Do we have contingency plans for poor monsoons?

Effects Of Good Or Bad Monsoon In India

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