In Drought-Hit Uttar Pradesh, The Poor Are Eating Rotis Made Of Grass | Read
PUBLISHED ON: December 8, 2015 | Duration: 6 min, 06 sec
In Lalwadi village in Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand region, they show us where they forage for the next meal: a parched field on the outskirts. Here, they scrape through the mud at the base of a dried stalk of a local grass, known as fikaar. A few seconds later, we are shown a few seeds, almost indistinguishable from the soil.