Gale destroys banana crop in Theni villages
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 7:25 PM
A gale destroyed banana crop on a vast stretch of land covering several villages between Chinnamanur and Cumbum valley on Wednesday. Thousands of trees in many farms at Vellaiammalpuram, Erasakkanaickanur, Kanniservaipatti, Kanniyampatti, Chinnaovalapuram and Cumbum were completely destroyed. More than 85% of the trees in each field were uprooted in several villages.