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Locust attack: drones to the rescue in Agra

Jun 30, 2020 14:48 IST

After invading Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, swarms of locust have now made their way into Agra and Kanpur. The Assistant Director of the Agriculture Department in Agra, SN Singh shared with news agency ANI that drones are being used to spray disinfectant in the region. He further added that about 60% of the locusts have already been killed with the help of four drones given by the central government. In Kanpur too, DM Brahma Deo Ram Tiwari shared that they are prepared with disinfectants to fight the attack.