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Haryana govt braces for more locust attacks, Manohar Lal Khattar to chair review meeting today
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Haryana govt braces for more locust attacks, Manohar Lal Khattar to chair review meeting today

Haryana agriculture minister Jai Prakash Dalal said that six districts were attacked by locust swarms over the last week

Locust attack: NGT dismisses plea seeking implementation of Centre's contingency plan
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Locust attack: NGT dismisses plea seeking implementation of Centre's contingency plan

The tribunal had earlier said that there was no evidence which proved that no action had been taken by the concerned authorities in the matter

Watch: 'Huge swarm' of locusts invade Gurugram; CEO advises farmers to take precautions to prevent damage to crops
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Watch: 'Huge swarm' of locusts invade Gurugram; CEO advises farmers to take precautions to prevent damage to crops

Alarmed at the invasion of the locusts, which settled on trees, rooftops and plants, many residents of Gurugram shared videos from their high-rise perches

High alert issued in border districts of Jharkhand amid sightings of locust swarms in Rajasthan, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh
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High alert issued in border districts of Jharkhand amid sightings of locust swarms in Rajasthan, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh

Jharkhand Agriculture Minister Badal Patralekh on Tuesday said that the state is prepared for the possible locust attack and issued a high alert in border districts of the state

Uttar Pradesh directs 15 districts to remain vigilant after locust attacks in Jhansi, Sonbhadra, Jalaun, Lalitpur
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Uttar Pradesh directs 15 districts to remain vigilant after locust attacks in Jhansi, Sonbhadra, Jalaun, Lalitpur

Agriculture Department of Uttar Pradesh Government on Sunday asked 15 districts to remain vigilant following locust attacks in four districts of the state

'Beat drums, burst firecrackers to prevent locust attacks': Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh advises farmers
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'Beat drums, burst firecrackers to prevent locust attacks': Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh advises farmers

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has asked people to burst firecrackers and beat drums to prevent attacks by locust swarms

After Rajasthan and MP, locusts reach Uttar Pradesh's Jhansi, damage crops in Maharashtra's Nagpur; Punjab issues alert
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After Rajasthan and MP, locusts reach Uttar Pradesh's Jhansi, damage crops in Maharashtra's Nagpur; Punjab issues alert

A locust swarm reached Jhansi district on Wednesday, an Uttar Pradesh official said. Other districts in the region are also on alert.

India braces for worst locust attack in three decades: Authorities procure drones, pesticides but financial damage from crop loss to be huge
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India braces for worst locust attack in three decades: Authorities procure drones, pesticides but financial damage from crop loss to be huge

Already overwhelmed by the coronavirus pandemic, farmers in north India are now worrying over the kharif crop even as a new wave of locust attacks, predicted to be the worst in almost three decades, is expected by June