Photos: India’s sweltering heat wave

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An Indian boy jumps into the Ranbir water canal to cool on a hot summer day in Jammu, India, Monday, May 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

Warm temperatures are already on the rise as the summer kicks off to a swift start. India has been dealing with a heat wave reaching temperatures as high as 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit). Already over 750 people have died as a result of heatstroke and dehydration. Here’s a look at India as the population does its best to keep cool in this stifling Indian summer.

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