Vastavam web: A shepard while grazing sheep at agriculture lands of Jonnagiri village in Thuggali mandal was known to have found a diamond weighing 8 carats. The local diamond merchants on learning about the diamond has approached the shepard and purchased it for low price of Rs. 20 lakhs. A reliable source has said that the actual value of diamond would be around Rs.50 lakhs. With the news spreading like a wild fire at the adjacent villages, people in unaccountable numbers are flocking in the fields to search diamonds.