Fire engulfs Sonamarg forest

Fire engulfs Sonamarg forest

 

Umar Raina

Ganderbal, Dec 4: A massive fire that has engulfed one of the forest compartment No 64 here at Lashpathri area of Sonamarg of Gund Tehsil for last several days has caused huge damage.

Reports said that the fire which erupted three days ago is still going on and are spreading to more areas causing a huge damage to green gold.

Locals have appealed forest officials to take immediately steps to control the wild fire.