Pune, Nov 12: Vineyards in Pune have been hit by a deadly virus owing towhich imports of grape plants have been adversely affected.
The viruses, detected as 'leafroll' and 'rugose', have
reportedly come to India through imported varieties of grape
plants. The viruses have spread to various other varieties of
plants in grapevines Experts maintain that the imported varieties
of plants are responsible for the spread of virus in Pune, Nasik
and other places.