1,388 villages in 4 districts in Rajasthan are drought-affected
An official statement by Rajasthan govt declared that 1,388 villages in Barmer, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur and Hanumangarh districts are severely affected by drought. In Barmer district, 131 villages are severely affected, in Jaisalmer, 632 villages are declared severe. In Jodhpur and Hanumangarh 13 and 182 villages are severely affected respectively. Govt will establish the District Legal Services Authority, Jaipur Mahanagar-II.