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Watch: Swarms of locust hit UP's Bahraich [Video]

Watch: Swarms of locust hit UP's Bahraich

Fear of locusts has grown wider in the country. Swarms of locust hit Bahraich in Uttar Pradesh and have caused severe damage to the crops. Locals started beating utensils to fear the locusts.

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:16Published
Locusts attack inside Firozabad district jail [Video]

Locusts attack inside Firozabad district jail

Locusts attacked the plantations inside district jail in Firozabad on July 10. There are multiple vegetable plantations within the jail premises which include pumpkin, bottle guard and spinach. Jail..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:36Published
Locust swarm attacks UP's Kannauj [Video]

Locust swarm attacks UP's Kannauj

Sky in Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj turned dark when swarm of locusts attacked district on July 10. People clanged utensils to scare away locusts from their houses. Several states of North India have faced..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:19Published
Watch: Locust attack in Rajasthan amid chopper operations; 6 states on alert [Video]

Watch: Locust attack in Rajasthan amid chopper operations; 6 states on alert

A massive locust swarm was seen in Rajasthan's Dholpur as many states in north and central India continue to battle the menace. People were seen banging utensils to create a din and drive the locusts..

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Swarm of locusts attacks Rajasthan's Dholpur [Video]

Swarm of locusts attacks Rajasthan's Dholpur

Swarm of locusts attacked Sirmathura area of Dholpur district on July 06. People clanged utensils to divert locusts in the area. Because of the flow of air, locusts swarm was stuck in the area. People..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:39Published
Kenyan Officials Turn to App to Help Track and Control Destructive Swarms of Locusts [Video]

Kenyan Officials Turn to App to Help Track and Control Destructive Swarms of Locusts

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Watch: Helicopter sprays pesticides in Jodhpur to ward off locusts [Video]

Watch: Helicopter sprays pesticides in Jodhpur to ward off locusts

Rajasthan administration is now using helicopters to spray pesticides in parts of Jodhpur to ward off swarms of locusts. Rajasthan is the worst affected state by locusts which devour summer crops...

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Helicopter sprays pesticide in Jodhpur as locust control operation [Video]

Helicopter sprays pesticide in Jodhpur as locust control operation

Aerial spraying of pesticide was conducted by a helicopter in Jodhpur's Kerlanada on July 04. It was done as a part of locust control operation. Swarms of locusts have taken over the skies several..

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Crop-killing locust swarms spotted across three continents [Video]

Crop-killing locust swarms spotted across three continents

East Africa, South Asia, and now South America: three continents are suffering plagues of locusts. The swarms of insects have been devastating food supplies.View on euronews

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Watch: Drones spray pesticides to ward off swarm of locusts in Rajasthan [Video]

Watch: Drones spray pesticides to ward off swarm of locusts in Rajasthan

Drones have been deployed in some parts of Rajasthan to spray pesticides to ward off locusts from the area. Locals were also seen doing their bit by clanging utensils to scare the locusts away...

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Watch: People clang utensils to divert locust army in Dholpur [Video]

Watch: People clang utensils to divert locust army in Dholpur

Sky in Rajasthan's Dholpur turned dark again when swarm of locusts attacked the region. People clanged utensils to divert the locust away from their houses. The desert locusts are a species of locust,..

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Locusts in Kenya threaten to cut off food supplies [Video]

Locusts in Kenya threaten to cut off food supplies

Some experts are searching the most remote corners of Kenya for desert locusts to contain them before the wreak havoc on crops.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published
Locust kebab anyone? New ways to tackle swarms [Video]

Locust kebab anyone? New ways to tackle swarms

Scientists in Kenya are exploring new ways to tackle plagues of locusts that are destroying crops in East Africa - including eating them, poisoning them and driving them to cannibalism. Nneka Chile..

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Swarm of locusts fills the sky over Uttar Pradesh, northern India [Video]

Swarm of locusts fills the sky over Uttar Pradesh, northern India

Locust swarms that wreaked havoc in the northern state of Haryana over the weekend have now entered the neighbouring state of Uttar Pradesh. Footage filmed on June 30 shows locusts filling the sky..

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Condo is Utterly Covered in Locusts [Video]

Condo is Utterly Covered in Locusts

Occurred on June 23, 2020 / St Clair Shores, Michigan, USA Info from Licensor: This condo, sign, and road are absolutely covered in locusts.

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Drones used to spray insecticides on locusts' swarms in Rajasthan [Video]

Drones used to spray insecticides on locusts' swarms in Rajasthan

Drones were used to spray chemicals as swarms of locusts arrived in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer. Authorities have deployed drones in an attempt to contain the crop destruction by locusts as experts warned of..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:39Published
Swarm of locusts attacks Nepal's Kathmandu [Video]

Swarm of locusts attacks Nepal's Kathmandu

The fear of locusts has grown wider in the country. The swarm of locusts attacked in Nepal's capital Kathmandu. Locals are scared after locusts attacked in huge number and they started beating utensils..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:18Published
Watch: Indian Air Force develops Mi-17 helicopters for tackling locusts attack [Video]

Watch: Indian Air Force develops Mi-17 helicopters for tackling locusts attack

The Indian Air Force has successfully designed and developed an Airborne Locust Control System on Mi-17 helicopters for tackling the locusts attack. The machine developed by the Air Force can help in..

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Swarms of Locusts Destroy Crops and Strip Trees Bare Near Kenya [Video]

Swarms of Locusts Destroy Crops and Strip Trees Bare Near Kenya

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 00:46Published
Watch: Drones used to spray insecticides on locusts in Uttar Pradesh's Agra [Video]

Watch: Drones used to spray insecticides on locusts in Uttar Pradesh's Agra

Agriculture department in Uttar Pradesh’s Agra used drones to spray insecticides on locusts. Swarms of locusts entered the area in Agra on Monday night. Drones were seen flying and spraying..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 02:23Published
New swarm of locusts brings devastation in Kenya [Video]

New swarm of locusts brings devastation in Kenya

Kenya's poorest region is buckling under the strain of a new generation of locusts that is destroying crops and threatens to spread to neighboring countries imminently. Nazanine Moshiri reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:44Published
Watch: Agriculture dept uses drones to spray insecticides on locusts' swarms in Agra [Video]

Watch: Agriculture dept uses drones to spray insecticides on locusts' swarms in Agra

Drones were being used to spray insecticides on locusts' swarms as they reached Agra on June 30. Administration is on alert and warning has been given in the residential areas. People have been asked..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:20Published
Swarms of locusts blanket suburb of New Delhi [Video]

Swarms of locusts blanket suburb of New Delhi

Swarms of desert locusts invaded a suburb of New Delhi, India on Saturday (June 27). Footage filmed in the Cyberhub area of Gurugram in Haryana shows the sky filled with locusts. Gurugram..

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Swarms of locusts spotted in Kanpur [Video]

Swarms of locusts spotted in Kanpur

Swarms of locusts were spotted in Kanpur's Bairaj Area on Jun 30. Police was seen alerting people of the locust attack. They also guided people on the precautions need to be undertaken. Kanpur DM,..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:08Published
Swarm of locusts attacks UP' Agra [Video]

Swarm of locusts attacks UP' Agra

Fear of locusts has grown wider in the country. The swarm of locusts attacked in UP' Agra. Locals were scared after locusts attacked in huge number. One of the locals said, "They were in huge numbers...

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:18Published

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Haryana agriculture minister orders loss assessment of damage caused by locusts


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FAO warns India of locust attack, choppers pressed into service

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations has warned India of major locusts attacks in the coming days, following which the government has intensified its efforts to tackle the..
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First time in India, helicopter used to kill locusts in Jaisalmer

For the first time in India, a helicopter was used to destroy locusts in the border areas in Jaisalmer district on Saturday. The chopper, belonging to a private company, took off from police line and..
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Rajasthan: Helicopters deployed in Jaisalmer to combat locust attack

As swarms of locusts continue to be a menace across the country, the locusts' control authorities in Jaisalmer is using helicopters to spray pesticides on a wide scale.
IndiaTimes - Published

Agra: ASI sprays insecticides on trees and plants in Taj Mahal and other gardens to protect locusts attack

To prevent any damage to trees, shrubs and gardens from swarms of locusts that arrived in Agra, horticulture wing of Archeological Survey of India (ASI) has started spraying the required dose of..
IndiaTimes - Published

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Indian Express - Published

Govt to deploy helicopters to spray pesticides to check locusts


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Civil Aviation Ministry allows drone flights at night to target locusts

Anna University’s indigenously built aerial vehicle deployed in Rajasthan, Gujarat
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UP: Swarms of locusts invade Mathura’s Naujheel division, admin issues advisory for farmers

fter descending over parts of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, swarms of locusts reached Mathura’s Naujheel division on Sunday morning. The insects made their presence felt in neighbouring..
IndiaTimes - Published

Country tormented by locusts and losers: Naqvi’s jibe at Congress


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Locusts keep Delhi, Gurgaon officials on their toes


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‘Swarmageddon’ looks like this: Locusts fly into NCR

Giant swarms of desert locusts, one of them about 5km in length, burst into Gurgaon around 11am on Saturday and snapped through some of its most populated and upscale neighbourhoods, spreading alarm..
IndiaTimes - Published

Locusts enter Gurugram, Delhi border areas


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Locust attack: Control operations underway in Rajasthan, Haryana, UP

Swarms of locusts were noticed in Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, on Friday morning and control teams were deployed for their elimination.
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Swarm of locusts enters Delhi’s Asola Bhatti area, districts on high alert


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Locust attack: Environment minister asks south and west Delhi to remain on high alert

With swarms of locusts descending on neighbouring Gurugram, Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai on Saturday asked the national capital's south and west districts' administrations to remain on high..
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Swarms of locusts invade Gurugram, Delhi Environment Minister calls emergency meeting

Swarms of locusts descended on the outskirts of Delhi as the skies in adjoining Gurugram turned dark on Saturday.
DNA - Published

Haryana issues alert after swarms of locusts enter Rewari, Gurugram districts

The Haryana government has issued a high alert after a swarm of locusts entered Rewari and Gurugram districts, with officials on Saturday asserting that all necessary measures have been taken,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Watch | Swarms of locusts reach Gurugram

A video of swarms of locusts attacking areas in Gurugram
Hindu - Published

Watch video: Gurugram residents report sightings of swarms of crop-eating locust

After a massive swarm of desert locusts destroyed crops in many parts of western and central India, residents in Gurugram have shared pictures and videos on social media showing clusters of the insects..
Mid-Day - Published

Locusts attack: Swarms reach Gurgaon

Swarms of locusts attacked several areas in Gurgaon on Saturday catching residents off guard. The city administration had issued a warning on Friday of a possible attack by the crop-eating desert..
IndiaTimes - Published

Westerlies help locusts reach Bihar border, but scientists confident of controlling swarms


Indian Express - Published

Desert locusts may breed in Rajasthan this monsoon, warns FAO


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India to deal with locust attack with aerial spray

While spraying machine is awaited from the United Kingdom, India has manufactured and assembled one that can be fitted in the helicopter for spray of pesticides and insecticides to kill locusts.
DNA - Published

Rajasthan: Farmers float WhatsApp group for info on locusts


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Skies darken as locust swarms sweep into Bhopal

The bright blue skies over Bhopal suddenly darkened on Sunday as swarms of locusts invaded the capital city for the first time in decades.
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Locust swarm headed towards Banda

A swarm of locusts was headed towards Banda city after attacking crops and plants in a village in the district, an agriculture department official sa
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Locusts close to Telangana, government keeps vigil

Officials in Telangana were on high alert on Thursday as movement of locusts was detected about 200 km from the state borders. Two drones were deployed in Adilabad by the district administration for..
IndiaTimes - Published

Locusts swarms reach Nagpur, drones used to spray pesticides

The short-horned grasshoppers later flew to Ajni in Ramtek tehsil of Nagpur, the official said
Hindu - Published

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