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to sarongs and bikinis. discussed the issue of repeated incidents of firing by other side and impressed upon bringing the much needed peace on the border, Many of these structures, The development came on a day when Opposition BJP demanded public apology from Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over state tribal development minister revealing the name of five minor girls who were allegedly raped in different state-run schools.”? The above effects of climate change aren’t pronounced just in Komic but also in the Spiti Valley’s other upper catchment villages: Chicham Kibber Tashigang Gette Langza Hikkim and Demul All of them are highly dependent on snowfall for water Spiti a cold trans-Himalayan desert valley is cut off from the rest of India for at least six months of the year As snowfall leads to blockage of roads and mountain passes the villagers here need to stock up enough supplies before the winter sets in At the same time being in a rain-shadow area the valley receives very little monsoon rains Spiti water crisis: Villagers in Langza have kept most of their fields barren to hedge against crop losses this year (Source: Abhimanyu Chakravorty) In July Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh – Himachal Pradesh voted for its next government in state elections only last week – said at a public function in Kaza the headquarters of the Lahaul & Spiti district that he “was aware of the water crisis” He also promised to launch a ‘Green Spiti’ mission for increasing the forest cover in the valley that would mitigate water shortage The upper reaches of the Himalayas have over the years witnessed changes in snowfall pattern “Much of snowfall now takes place not in the peak winter but during the second half of February and March This snow is high in water content So it does not stay at the source for long and instead simply flows down the valley causing soil erosion” notes Surjeet Singh Randhawa senior scientific officer at the Himachal Pradesh State Centre on Climate Change in Shimla Spiti water crisis: Signboard at the entry to Komic village in Spiti Valley (Photo: Abhimanyu Chakravorty) The District Agriculture Office at Kaza wears a deserted look with empty rooms and broken windowpanes After several visits to their office one official casually said the situation in these villages is grim and snowfall has had a significant impact on farm produce“There has been a roughly 30 per cent drop in the yields of jau (barley) and matar (green peas) in these villages over the last five years” estimates Anil Kumar agriculture extension officer He links it to irregular snowfall: “Snow should ideally stay at the source from December to February Also there should be sufficient snow on the fields during March-April without which sowing gets delayed” After pausing briefly he added: “Everything is dependent on snowfall” Snowfall during the peak winter from December to February is most crucial as the ice stays for longer at its source releasing water slowly to the fields through kuhls (navigation channels) over time Snowfall during March-April on the other hand is mostly water-laden The water from it flows down quickly damaging roads and fields Water apart the villages in the upper reaches of Spiti have to contend with paucity of arable land and a short growing season While there are two farming seasons in breadbasket states like Punjab and Haryana Spiti has only one There is tremendous pressure on farmers then in the event of the crop failure Moreover these are people with average landholding of 025 hectares Rather than risk losses many choose to leave a large part of their fields barren Spiti water crisis: Langza village (Source: Abhimanyu Chakravorty) Kaza’s sub-divisional magistrate Arun Sharma agrees that the upper catchment villages suffer from an acute water crisis He blames this mainly on glacier retreat: “Due to global warming the ice is not forming properly and the water sources aren’t getting replenished” But villagers maintain that the local administration has not yet grasped the urgency of the situation “Last year government officials had surveyed our land because of drought and we sent them our assistance requirement But nothing has come to us till now” alleges 46-year-old Angchuk from Langza village Tenzin Andak a farmer from Komic echoes similar sentiments A badge of The Dalai Lama embedded into his shirt Andak flicked out his sunglasses and settled himself on a pile of dried grass on his terrace before pointing towards the horizon? including one new one). it will be lost. is a member of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and was elected from the Dhenkanal constituency. in his letter, Beware.

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