Rebecca Bundhun is a British journalist based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She writes for publications including The International New York Times and The National newspaper, Abu Dhabi. She focuses on business, economics, and social issues in India.
Parts of India have been suffering the worst drought in decades. In this front page story for The National, I travelled to remote parts of the rural district of Latur to report on how farmers had committed suicide because of the crisis and other aspects of the human impact of the struggle for water.