Hundreds of millions affected by South Asia heatwave

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Extreme weather is affecting millions of people across South Asia and the Middle East.

Health warnings have been issued in northern India, where temperatures have reached 49 degrees Celsius (120 Fahrenheit).

The extreme heat is damaging crops and threatening to further increase food prices.

Al Jazeera’s Pavni Mittal reports from New Delhi.

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