Sena strikes Nuwara Eliya

Sena strikes Nuwara Eliya

Written by Staff Writer

21 Jan, 2019 | 2:40 pm

Colombo (News 1st) –  The Sena caterpillar has also been discovered in Theri-paha in Walapane Nuwara Eliya.

Nuwara Eliya district secretary Rohana Pushpakumara said that the Sena caterpillar was found at a corn farm in Theripaha. The secretary added that necessary steps were taken to destroy this corn cultivation.

The first Sena caterpillar in the Nuwara Eliya district was reported from a corn cultivation in Ruwanpura Hatton. The Secretary also said that a special programme has been initiated to destroy the affected crops.

The Sena caterpillar is rapidly spreading in number of districts including Ampara, Hambanthota and Anuradhapura.

Latest News

Are you interested in advertising on our website or video channel
Please contact us at [email protected]