Mann Ki Baat: ‘We can deal with locust attacks by adopting innovations’, says PM Modi

New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): On the recent locust attack in several parts of country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Mann Ki Baat stated that centre, state govt, agriculture dept are opting for measures to help farmers. “While eastern part of India is facing natural calamity caused by cyclone, many parts of the country are under locust attack. These attacks have reminded us how much damage this small insect can cause. Locust attack runs into several days, a huge area gets affected,” said PM Modi. “Be it centre, state govt, agriculture dept or local admn, everybody is using modern resources to help farmers. Adopting new innovations, I am confident we will be able to deal with this crisis in the agriculture sector,” he further added.