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First heat, then floods wipe out farms in Pakistan’s chilli capital

Pakistan Kunri chillies

Kunri, Pakistan Reuters Near Kunri, a southern Pakistani town known as Asia’s chilli capital, 40-year old farmer Leman Raj rustles through dried plants looking for any of the bright red chillis in his largely destroyed crop which may have survived. “My crops suffered heavily from the heat, then the rains started, and the weather changed […]