KATHMANDU: Police reported two incidents of wildfire in assorted locations of Kathmandu on Friday. A forest in Tinpiple on the northern outskirts of Kathmandu, near Balaju, had caught fire today. A police team deployed from the Metropolitan Police Sector, Mudkhu and a fire brigade had doused the fire. In a similar case, a forest near Doleshwor Temple in Surya Binayak Municipality-7 caught fire. Police assisted by locals contained it. Further investigations into both cases are underway.
Fires in two Kathmandu forests
Published: 04:44 pm Apr 29, 2016