Margao: The farmers from Sattari taluka today petitioned State Agriculture Vijai Sardesai against the nuisance creating animals which are damaging the crops. They have demanded that the animals be declared as vermin.
The delegation was led by social activist Prashant Desai which briefed Sardesai about the prevailing situation in Sattari taluka. They explained that the crops have been destroyed by animals like Wild Boar, Peacocks and monkeys leaving the farmers helpless.
Sardesai has assured the farmers to look into the matter by consulting the Forest department officials and other concern authorities.