The control operation had been completed on 1,125,777 hectares of land across the affected areas in the country during the last six months reads the press release by NLCC.
340 million acres of land has been surveyed for the presence of swarms of locust, said a report by National Locusts Control Centre (NLCC).
A concerted operation against locust swarms in the country has thus far surveyed 19.26 million acres of land to keep the infestation at bay
A concerted operation against locust swarms in the country has thus far sprayed 2.4 million acres of land mass with insecticides and pesticides.
The ECC meeting, chaired by Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Hafeez Shaikh, approved technical supplementary grants for NDMA, Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission.
Out of four planes provided to conduct spray on swarms of locusts, three of them do not have pilots to fly them, the top court observed.
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited National Locust Control Center (NLCC) in Rawalpindi and received a briefing on measures to counter the locust threat, said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Ministry for National Food Security on Sunday categorically rejected the statement given prior by Sindh government in relation to locust swarms
Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing on Tuesday assured that his government will help Pakistan in combating Locust.