India’s Heat Wave Crisis: Hidden Death Toll Exposes Data Flaws, Jeopardizing Future Climate Preparedness

BENGALURU, India — Following the most severe heatwave India has endured in over a decade, with temperatures soaring beyond 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit), the reported death toll significantly understates the actual number of fatalities, say experts, complicating efforts to prepare for future climate-related disasters. While current government reports have chronicled a smaller number of … Read more