Guwahati, Jan 6: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has conducted an arial survey to take stock of the wildfire that has engulfed the Dzuko Valley.
Neiphiu Rio took to Twitter saying, "Made an aeriel survey of the latest forest fire situation at Dzukou valley today. Seeing the tremendous joint efforts by all concerned to tackle the situation, I am hopeful that the fire will soon be doused."
"The destruction of God-given beauty and resources of the Dzukou valley is sad. I hope we will all strive to support the efforts of preserving and promoting the rich biodiversity of the valley and learn to live in harmony with nature," Rio further tweeted.
The Dzüko Valley is a valley located at the borders of the states of Nagaland and Manipur in Northeast India. This valley is well known for its natural environment, seasonal flowers and flora and fauna. It is situated at an altitude of 2452 m above sea level.