A similar fire broke out in Chile last year in February. More than 400,000 hectares of forest has been burnt. 22 people died.
Chile wildfire: Dense fires. Smoke that surrounds. Water is sprinkled by helicopters but it is not sprinkled. Moreover, as the fire is increasing more and more, all the forests are burning more and more. The animals in it are burning. The people of the nearby villages are running for their lives. 112 people have already died in the fire. Fires in 40 areas of the dense forest are reminiscent of Ravana's suffering. If these fires do not subside, there is a big threat to the United States of America.
A fire broke out in the Vina Derlo forest in the Valpa Raiso region of Chile on February 4. 112 people from nearby villages were killed as the fire escalated. Already 64 thousand acres of forest has been burnt due to this fire. Officials say that 112 people are dead, so far 32 bodies have been found with great difficulty. The famous botanical garden established in 1931 in the Vina del Mar region was gutted on Sunday due to the fire. 1600 people in the vicinity became homeless due to the impact of this fire. Officials say the raging fires in Chile will also affect Latin American countries. It is said that the hot winds spreading due to the fire may hit those countries. A state of emergency was declared as smoke enveloped Chile's coastal cities. Residents of the main areas left their homes and migrated to other areas. The fire has engulfed several areas along the eastern edge of Viña del Mar. Officials say around 200 people are missing in the area. They say that they are trying to locate them.
Officials say the main cause of the accident was a fire in Vina del Mar in the Val Paraiso area. Chilean President Gabriel Boric has announced that Monday and Tuesday will be days of mourning for the victims of the fire accident. He commented that the situation is worrisome in view of the increasing number of deaths. A curfew was imposed in the towns of Viña del Mar, Quil Peu, Villa Alemana and Limache in the wake of the fire. Pope Francis asked people on Twitter X to pray for the memory of those who died in this accident. Meanwhile, in February last year, a similar fire broke out in Chile. More than 400,000 hectares of forest has been burnt. 22 people died.