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What does less rainfall mean for the Indian economy?

20 June 2014 Last updated at 15:49 BST

It is monsoon season in India and the rains affect everything from stock markets to farmers.

But weather forecasters have predicted that, this year, the rainfall could be below normal.

So how will that impact the economy?

From the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, Shilpa Kannan reports.

Watch: India Business Report

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