Monsoon puts a cloud over vaccine rollout

The monsoon season has begun in India and the extent of the rains has a significant impact on the incomes of hundreds of millions of families given the high level of employment in agriculture. A good monsoon can help to anchor food prices too. However, this year's monsoon risks holding back the economy if it adds to the logistical constraints facing the vaccine rollout.
Shilan Shah Senior India Economist
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