Dimapur, May 9: A fire broke out in a jungle area near Hydro Power Station, Kiphire on May 8, but timely intervention of the fire personnel managed to put the fire under control and prevented it from spreading further to adjoining areas.
According to a press release issued here, on receiving call about the fire incident, fire personnel rushed to the spot and contained the fire. The cause of the fire is not known.
An area of approximately 150 x 150 sq meters was damaged in the fire. No casualty was reported.
The response team was led by 2nd OC Nungsangmeren Ao and Duty Commander, ASI Neisiekuo. (Page News Service)