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Photography : Laurent WEYL     Texts : Sébastien DAYCARD HEID    

The last drop of Bangalore

As a global information technology center and Indian engine of growth, Bangalore is experiencing severe water supply shortages. For 20 years, the city has been drip-fed thanks to groundwater pumping, which is expected to be depleted in 2025. While the water tanker business is booming, some neighborhoods are being abandoned. In fact, India is facing a tough choice because it did not act in time: favor Bangalore, ( more ...)