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  • Forest fires engulf about 2000 hectares of jungle in Uttarakhand

    Published on June 2, 2019

    In Uttarakhand, forest fires due to rising temperature in the hills have engulfed about two thousand hectares of jungles. The Forest department has been engaged to control the fire with the help of District administration and SDRF.

    Forest fires are common during summers in Uttarakhand where more than 70 per cent of the area comes under forest cover.