Hirunews Logo
Knuckles+and+Buththala+wildfire+brought+under+control.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 - 8:33
Knuckles and Buththala wildfire brought under control.
21

Shares
2,611

Views

The wildfire which had spread in the Yahan-gala mountain range and the
Buttala - Puhulgala reserve situated in the eastern slope of the Knuckles reserve has now been brought under control.

Deputy Director of the Disaster Management Centre Pradeep Kodippili told our news team that 200 acres had been destroyed by the fire in the knuckles reserve and that 150 acres had been destroyed by the forest fire in Puhulgala.


Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Top 25 beaches in the world
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:02
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards reveals top 25 beaches in the world. Baia do Sancho on the Brazilian archipelago Fernando de Noronha takes the top... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
424 Views
4,645 Views
2,731 Views
4,591 Views
3,721 Views
48,829 Views
Top