Goa Forest Hearth: Efforts are in full swing on the eighth day to include the raging forest fireplace in Goa by the Indian Air Drive and different arms of the forces and authorities. In a bid to douse the flames, IAF’s Mi-17 helicopter on Saturday allotted over 25000 litres of water over forest fire-affected areas within the state.
Based on the Indian Air Drive, to date, a complete of 47,00 litres of water has been allotted by the IAF over the troubled space.
Augmenting its firefighting effort close to #Goa with Mi-17 helicopters on 11 Mar 23, the #IAF allotted over 25000 ltrs of water over the affected areas.
Up to now, 47000 litres of water have been allotted by the #IAF, over the troubled space.
Aapatsu Mitram pic.twitter.com/Zr8eWQ6cAl
— Indian Air Drive (@IAF_MCC) March 12, 2023
Tweeting the video of the hassle, Union Minister of Forest Bhupendra Yadav lauded the IAF for its persevering with assist. He stated, “Grateful to the assist from Hon’ble PM Shri @narendramodi ji in combating Goa’s forest fires. IAF helicopters have carried out a outstanding job attempting to douse the fires and saving the forest and associated biodiversity.”
In the meantime, Goa forest minister Vishwajit Rane on Saturday thanked native youth for coming forward to assist in the trigger. He stated in a tweet, “I wish to thank the youth of Copordem and Mauxi, for coming ahead in supporting us to douse the hearth.”
I wish to thank the youth of Copordem and Mauxi, for coming ahead in supporting us to douse the hearth.
As soon as once more I’m grateful to our Prime Minster Shri @narendramodi Ji, with out whose intervention and assist this could haven’t been potential. pic.twitter.com/bWeYr3Iske
— VishwajitRane (@visrane) March 11, 2023
As for the newest info, the minister listed areas the place fireplace has been doused by 7 PM, on Saturday.
Areas The place Fires Have Been Doused
1. Anmod Ghat- Mollem WLS
2. Satrem bridge – Govt. Forest
3. Kalay beat, Mollem – Govt. Forest
4. Aglote, Collem – Govt. Forest
5. Tivrem, Ponda – Non-public space (new)
6. Bethora, Ponda – Govt. Forest (new)
7. Sonshi, Sattari- Non-public space (new)
8. Patiem, Netravali – Govt. Forest
9. Avli, Canacona-Govt. Forest
10. Kinalkatta, Canacona- Govt. Forest
11. Dramapur Sarzora hillock- Margao- non-public
12. Colomba, Curdi- Govt. Forest
13. Vasco – non-public land
14. Satrem Parod– Govt. Forest