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An Indian farmer ploughs his field with the help of family members on... News PhotoAssistance,Bangalore,Family,Farmer,Horizontal,India,People,WeatherPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAn Indian farmer ploughs his field with the help of family members on the outskirts of Bangalore on August 3, 2012. The Indian Meteorological Department has backtracked on their projections of monsoon revival, declaring that the country will have “deficient monsoon” in 2012. The Planning Commission on August 3 warned that a deficient monsoon is likely to pull down the economic growth in the current fiscal to about six per cent, from 6.5 per cent a year ago. AFP PHOTO/Manjunath KIRAN (Photo credit should read Manjunath Kiran/AFP/GettyImages)