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Swarms of desert locusts tear through Rajasthan in northern India

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Swarms of desert locusts tear through Rajasthan in northern India

Swarms of desert locusts tear through Rajasthan in northern India

Vast swarms of desert locusts are tearing through India’s northern state of Rajasthan, posing a severe threat to agriculture and livelihoods.View on euronews

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

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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, a swarming short-horned grasshopper. They are known to devour everything in their path, posing an unprecedented threat to the food supply and livelihoods of millions of people.

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