Rajouri: After creating massive havoc in Uttarakhand, a wildfire has now engulfed the state of Jammu & Kashmir in the Rajouri area.
The fire that broke out 4 days ago in Bathuni and Doongi areas of Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district continues to rage on. Efforts are on to douse the fire and bring the situation under control.
Forest fire in Bathuni and Doongi areas of Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district. Situation not under control. pic.twitter.com/Q8ZdNULHQD
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Earlier forest fires in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh had destroyed 2000 hectares of forest area in Uttarakhand. More than 10,000 NDRF personnel were deployed to control the fire.
First Published | 21 May 2016 9:49 PM