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Locust control operations carried out in 11 districts


  • Union Agriculture Ministry has said that locust control operations have been carried out in 11 districts of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Haryana. 
  • The operation was carried out at 37 places during the night of 30th and 31st July. 
  • Besides this, Haryana State Agriculture Department also carried out control operations at one place in Bhiwani district.
  • Presently, 104 control teams with spray vehicles are deployed, and more than 200 Central Government personnel are engaged in locust control operations.