Watch: Massive fire breaks out in Sikkim forest

A massive fire broke out in the forest area of Sikkim's Reythang and the fire has been spread to Rabdentse forest. The Sikkim Forest Department has sent a team of fire fighters with the locals to douse the flames. There has been no report of casualty yet, but, animals and birds are badly affected and killed. The villages closer to the forest have been evacuated and people have been shifted to safer areas. The fire is under control and investigation is on.