Fire breaks out at Khandagiri hill in Odisha capital

Bhubaneswar: Amid nationwide concern over the Similipal Sanctuary wildfire in Odisha, fire broke out at the Khandagiri hill in state’s capital city Bhubaneswar, today.

Fire Services personnel and Khandagiri police managed to douse the flames after two-hour-long effort. The fire reportedly spread to around five acres of forest.

No casualty was reported in the incident.

The reason behind the outbreak of fire was yet to be ascertained.

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