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Nagaland is facing drought-like situation, says Kikheto Sema

Nagaland is facing drought-like situation, says Kikheto Sema

KOHIMA:

Agriculture Production Commissioner Kikheto Sema, IAS called for an urgent meeting of all Agriculture and Allied Departments of Nagaland to discuss the challenges being faced by the State on April 28 at the Nagaland Civil Secretariat Conference Hall, Kohima. 

The APC stated Nagaland is facing a drought-like situation with reports coming in from across the State. 

Seeds have not germinated because of a shortage of water and shortfall of rain, and the few seeds that have germinated have failed to survive. 

He also said reports of hail storm and attack of crops by fall armyworm across the State have affected crop production. 

Livestock farming has also been hit by the African swine flu and the foot and mouth disease, he added.

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