Fire Devours Agricultural Orchards And A Poultry Farm In Diyala

Baquba A huge fire broke out in agricultural orchards and a poultry field, northeast of Baquba, the center of Diyala Governorate.

A local source told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) today that “the fire destroyed more than 8 dunums of fruitful orchards and parts of a poultry farm in the village of Nahr al-Imam in the suburbs of Muqdadiya, northeast of Baquba.

He added that the civil defense teams were able to control the fire and prevented it to devour the neighboring orchards. Meanwhile, the concerned authorities opened an investigation to uncover the causes of the fires.

 

Source: National Iraqi News Agency