29th May 2015, New Delhi, India. An Indian child keeps cool under water pumped from a borehole during a severe heatwave, in New Delhi, India on 29th May 2015
In the worst-affected state of Andhra Pradesh, where temperatures have hit 47C (117F), more than 1,300 people are reported to have died since 18 May.
In neighbouring Telangana, where officials say at least 340 people have died from heat-related conditions, temperatures have declined.
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