Dehradun, (IANS): Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters sprayed water in a bid to control forest…
New Delhi:The Uttarakhand forest fire which was spread to the other states last night has reached the a boarding school in Kasauli, a popular hill town in Himachal Pradesh, reports NDTV.
Uttarakhand forest fire: Four people arrested, situation under control
Fire started at the Pinegrove school in the hill town. Evacuation of the children began soon.
The fire which began in Uttarakhand has claimed seven lives and sbout 2,269 hectares of forest land have been destroyed.
Over 6,000 personnel were deployed to combat the fire.