Locust attack: Helicopters deployed to control swarms in Rajasthan’s desert areas

Locust attack: Helicopters deployed to control swarms in Rajasthan’s desert areas

Locust attack: To control the spread of locusts and to curb any further advancement of the swarms, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Tuesday flagged off a helicopter service that will conduct aerial spray. The official statement said the helicopters will first be deployed to control locust swarms in the desert areas of Barmer, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur and Nagaur in Rajasthan.

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