SUKKUR - The participants of the meeting at Commissioner office Sukkur on Monday said locust swarms had wreaked havoc on standing crops. They pointed out that after monsoon rains in the district and desert areas, locusts must have started breeding. It was pointed out that the aerial spray was needed for an hour, otherwise all crops of Kharif would be eaten away by the locust swarms.

The meeting urged the federal government to intensify the aerial spray work.