Hirunews Logo
Officials+work+to+control+wildfire+in+Ratnapura+
Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 7:39
Officials work to control wildfire in Ratnapura
3,156

Views

The forest fire that erupted in Balangoda – Heethagala and Hagala mountain reserves yesterday is still continuing.

Police stated that the fire has destroyed a sizeable part of the Hagala mountain reserve.

The police further stated that the fire is spreading due to strong winds and dry weather conditions.

Deputy Director of the Disaster Management Center Pradeep Kodipili stated that the DMC and the police are engaged in dousing the fire.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Thick fog on A9 Road
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 - 14:25
It is reported that a thick fog is visible in the northern part of the island during morning these days.Accordingly, farmers in the Northern province predict... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
2,743 Views
14,545 Views
454 Views
2,400 Views
921 Views
16,006 Views
Top