BUNER, 13 June: Fire erupted in the forest of Rega Killi in Buner on Monday night due to which the precious pine trees suffered a lot of damage.
The local people said the fire erupted in the night due to unknown reasons and it was feared that it may quickly spread to nearby villages. Announcements about the emergency situation were made through loudspeakers of the mosques during the Sehr time after which one member from each family reached the spot and doused the fire.
The people said the administration did not play any role to douse the fire and no Fire Brigade vehicle was sent to the scene of the fire. Thousands of trees of Billion Tree Tsunami project were burnt in the fire.