Nearly three days of fires that have been burned on Hong Linh (Ha Tinh) mountain, more than 2,000 people, including police, forestry and army, woke up during the night of firefighting.
In the afternoon of June 30, forest fires in Xuan Hong municipality and Xuan An (Nghi Xuan district, Hong Linh mountain range) were basically controlled. However, a few hours later, in the hot sun, a smaller fire and a powerful wind broke out again.
Mr. Hoang Quoc Huan, Director of Forestry Department Ha Tinh, said the site mobilized hundreds of people to continue fighting; Until the evening of the same day, some forces withdrew to rest, authorities organized many groups of soldiers, police and local people on the mountain to closely monitor the situation and prevent the reappearance of the fires.
"This is a very complicated fire, the fire goes off after a few hours, then burns because there are many trees in the mountains and thick vegetation. Over the last 3 days, more than 2,000 people, including foremen, policemen, soldiers Tim, youth unions … has invested great efforts in the fight against fire, "said Mr. Huan.
About 13h on June 28, smoke rises in a pine forest on Hong Linh Mountain, which belongs to subdivisions 92A, Xuan Hong district (Nghi Xuan district). Time is hot, the southwest wind blows vigorously, causing a rapid spread of fire in the forest in the city of Xuan An. Until 22:30 the fire was extinguished.
June 29, the fire broke out twice, by noon on June 30, to be controlled. In order to serve the fire, authorities have banned the vehicle from passing the old national highway 1A to Hong Linh, refusing drivers to follow the Hong Lin ring road. Initial statistics have more than 30 hectares of pine forests, eel, eucalyptus.
In addition to the fire in Nghi Xuan, in two days, Ha Tinh was constantly appearing in forest fires in the Cam Xuyen and Huong Son districts; The fire in these two districts did not cause much damage to the forest, the fire had been extinguished.
"There is still a small fire in the natural forest of the Rao Tru Lake, Ky Thuong (Ky Anh County), and we are concentrating on the control of the workforce," said Head of Forestry Department Ha Tinh.
On the same day, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and Head of the Central Organization Board of Pham Minh Chinh reviewed the forest fire prevention and fought in Nghi Xuan and Huong Son.
In Nghi Xuanu, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said, although the fire was initially controlled, the functional forces were not subjective; If Tinh is still on hot and hot summer days, the place needs to reduce regular power, ready-made work force, and resources to respond to the situation in the field.
The fire was constantly coming back and the fire was very heavy. photo: Duc Hung
As far as the Hong Linh mountain fire is concerned, Nghi Xuan District police temporarily retains the criminal Phana Dinh Thanh (46, village resident 7, Xuan Hong Commune) to investigate the behavior. Destroy the forestaccording to Article 189 of the Criminal Code of 2015.
Mr. Thanh said, at noon on 28 June, that he had come to the garden near the foothills of Hong Linh Mountain to collect garbage and burn it. Due to the hot sun, the southwest wind blows a strong fire into the protective forest area of Xuan Hong village and spreads into the forest in Xuan An town. He urged people to pick up water to turn off the fire, but they did not succeed.
From 4 June to now, Central Vietnam is constantly hot and sunny with the focus of Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh Province …, the highest temperature of the popular day 36-39, with more than 40 seats. This situation lasts until the end of June.