forest trekking

No more trekking sans permission, says Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami

The trekking group trapped in forest fire at Kurangani hills in Bodi taluk of Theni went without obtaining permit and in future such illegitimate forays will strictly be prohibited.

published on : 13th March 2018

Five trekkers killed, 27 rescued after huge forest fire breaks in Tamil Nadu's Theni district

The flames that licked the forest were so intense that they went up to 10 ft over a long stretch, hampering access and rescue operations.

published on : 12th March 2018