Locust attacks

Telangana on high alert as locust swarms near State border

The locusts are now concentrated at Ajani village in Ramtek in Maharashtra, which is 200 km from the State border. 

published on : 11th June 2020

Government to help people affected by locust attack: PM Narendra Modi

The government said on May 28 that a total of 377 spots covering 53,997 hectares have been covered under locust control operations since April 11.

published on : 31st May 2020

Locust swarms from Pakistan devastate 3.6 lakh hectares of Rabi crop in Rajasthan

Experts say locust attacks were first reported in May in Rajasthan, but after a brief lull, bigger swarms attacked in December- January laying waste some 6,364 villages.

published on : 22nd January 2020