Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Fire+in+Hatton+Maskeliya+brought+under+control+%28Photos%29
Friday, 10 February 2017 - 15:44
Fire in Hatton Maskeliya brought under control (Photos)
12

Shares
1,551

Views

A fire broke out yesterday in the wetland reserve at Hatton Maskeliya Commercial area.

The area that caught fire is a 25 acre section belonging to the wetland reserve.

According to our reporter, the fire has been extinguished by this time.

It is suspected that a group of people have set fire to this wetland reserve last night.

Due to the prevailing dry weather, the fire had spread rapidly. However with great effort by the residents in the area, the fire has been finally extinguished, our reporter further added.

      

(Photos - Ranjith Rajapaksa)

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,598 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
730 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,594 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,502 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
44,842 Views
Top