Srinagar: After seeing the massive devastation that Uttarakhand forest fire brought by destroying 2270 hectare of forest and Himachal Pradesh, destroying over 50 hectare of forest area, Jammu Kashmir has also become a part of this league.
Fire broke out in the forest area of Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir last evening. The fire is still not under control however, the efforts to douse it are underway.
Other incidents of forest fires have also been reported from the Bathuni and Gambhir areas of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir.
First Published | 15 May 2016 8:14 AM