NDRF personnel fight Uttarakhand fire; Pauri, Rudraprayag among worst-affected districts

NDRF team fighting fire in Uttarakhand. Firstpost

An NDRF team is seen fighting fire in Uttarakhand. About 19,000 hectares of forest have been gutted in the blaze. Image courtesy: NDRF

NDRF team fighting fire in Uttarakhand. Firstpost

The fire has spread to 13 districts and has claimed six lives as of now. Image courtesy: NDRF

NDRF team fighting fire in Uttarakhand. Firstpost

Chamoli, Pauri, Rudraprayag and Tehri are among the worst-affected districts. Image courtesy: NDRF

NDRF team fighting fire in Uttarakhand. Firstpost

The Rudraprayag division is also taking help from the Army for fire-fighting operations. Image courtesy: NDRF.

NDRF team fighting fire in Uttarakhand. Firstpost

As many as 922 incidents of forest fire have taken place since the beginning of the forest fire season in the state. Image courtesy: NDRF.

Rescue operation in pauri. Firstpost

Home Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the situation on Sunday. Image courtesy: NDRF.


Updated Date: May 01, 2016 19:21 PM

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