Tears over Indian onion shortage

Price of the staple food item doubles over the last few days, stirring up a political storm.



    In India, heavy rains have caused a shortage of key crops.

    The price of onions, a staple food, has doubled over the last few days. To ease the crisis the government has banned their export.

    Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports on the controversy.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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