18 February 2015 Tirumala:
In a timely gesture, a crew of forest squad recognized and arrested man-made Fire on Wednesday.
According to Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam DFO Mr.Siva Rama Prasad, TTD forest employees recognized flames spreading within the Reserve Forest Area adjoining to Bio-trim in Tirupati on Wednesday night round 3:45 pm which is over one kilo meter from Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam forest land.
However, the Forest Range Officer Mr.Y.C.Reddy together with forty different members reacted rapidly and put off the flames. Forest Muzdoors Mr.Srinivasa Reddy, Mr.Virupaksha, Mr.Koti additionally actively took part in putting off the forest fire.