Uttarakhand Forest Fire

Uttarakhand forest fires: HC summons officer; IAF douses blaze at three places

Dushyant Mainali, a practising advocate in the HC, said he informed the court about the situation along with laxaties of authorities and the government. 

published on : 7th April 2021

Wildfires: Uttarakhand to review economic loss methodology, activists raise questions

Questions are being raised by activists on the methodology used by the forest department to ascertain economic loss caused by forest fires in Uttarakhand. 

published on : 6th April 2021

Uttarakhand forest fire: IAF's helicopter participates in fire fighting operation in Tehri Garhwal

Amid the operation, water collected from Tehri lake was sprinkled with the help of a 5000-litre capacity bucket.

published on : 5th April 2021

Centre provides two choppers, NDRF team to combat Uttarakhand wildfires

The development came after Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat spoke to union home minister Amit Shah. 

published on : 4th April 2021

Centre orders deployment of NDRF teams, helicopters in Uttarakhand to tackle forest fires

Home Minister Amit Shah spoke to Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat and took stock of the situation arising out of the forest fires.

published on : 4th April 2021