Before that heat subsided the government stopped all imports. By that time there was no food production in the country sufficient to the country. When imports were stopped all of a sudden, there was a big food shortage in the country. People had no time to grow anything to eat. When the government did that like fruit fall from the tree, people were lost as to what to do. The people in the village could at last eat this fruit or that fruit and could survive. But the people in the city did not know what to do or what to eat.