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Shocking aerial video shows how bad this drought is

By now, we all know that the Western Cape is under emergency conditions due to the ongoing drought in the province.

But it sometimes difficult to visualise how bad the situation is until you actually see how little water is left in our dams.

Facebook user JP Taylor posted this aerial video of Theewaterkloof Dam. It makes for a sad and terrible sight:

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