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Record breaking heat hits India and Pakistan

BMJ 2022; 377 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.o1293 (Published 25 May 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;377:o1293
  1. Alison Shepherd
  1. The BMJ
Anushree Fadnavis/Reuters/Alamy

Men sleep in the shade on the banks of the Yamuna river in New Delhi.

A brutal heatwave has been sweeping across India and Pakistan in the past few weeks, with the temperature in some areas reaching 50°C, a …

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