Odisha Chief Minister Reviews Simlipal Forest Fire, Says No Damage To Big Trees | Read
PUBLISHED ON: March 4, 2021 | Duration: 1 min, 37 sec
After videos of a forest fire in Odisha's Simlipal caused concerns among environmentalists and conservationists, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has reviewed the situation. The Union Minister for Forests and Environment, Prakash Javadekar, has asked for a report on the fire. Officials say while the situation is under control, the problem is far from over with rising temperatures.