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locust attack

Desert locusts menace in Gurgaon puts Delhi government on alert

The advisory asked people to stay doors, keep windows closed and cover outdoor plants with plastic sheets

28 Jun 2020 12:10 PM

Centre acts after locusts attack Haryana, UP; Rahul Gandhi seeks compensation for farmers

The locusts keep flying during day time and settle down only after dark in the evening.

27 Jun 2020 7:38 PM

Tech that could be useful in Indian agriculture: Supercomputer helps track locust attacks in East Africa

The computer, a donation from Britain, uses satellite data to track locust swarms and predict their next destination

12 Mar 2020 7:41 PM

Authorities on alert after locust attack warning in Rajasthan

A helpline number has been launched. Last major locust outbreak was in Rajasthan in 1993 and insects have been sighted after a 26 year gap.

24 Jun 2019 1:10 PM