‘Locusts plague Covid-20 of agriculture’

Dawn | May 23, 2020 at 5:47 AM
  • The locust plague has become as big as Covid-19 in Pakistan and scientists are considering calling it “Covid-20 for agriculture” sector of the country.
  • China had sent spraying equipment and 300 tonnes of pesticide on emergency basis and will send further help in terms of agriculture scientists and machines because there are still hundreds of thousands of eggs ready to hatch.