Huge swarms of desert locusts are out destroying crops across states like Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Haryana. For which drones, tractors and cars have been sent out to track and spray the pests with pesticides.
However, farmers were seen adopting a ‘desi-jugaad.’ A video shared online by a senior inspector from Uttar Pradesh shows a DJ booth, set-up in the middle of the fields, blasting music to ward off the locusts.
Check it out:
डीजे सिर्फ़ नाच गाने के लिये ही नहीं बल्कि टिड्डी दल भगाने में भी कारगर होता है ।
दिन सबके बदलते हैं !
— RAHUL SRIVASTAV (@upcoprahul) May 27, 2020