Karnataka island in middle of the Krishna becomes desert

Neelakantarayanagaddi is no longer an island. Severe drought has left the Krishna dry and the villagers now walk for miles on the parched riverbed for a pot of drinking water.

People of the Neelakantarayanagaddi village in north-western Karnataka have always needed a ferry to reach the…

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