Shirui Peak in Manipur, before (left) and after the wildfire
Shirui Peak in Manipur, before (left) and after the wildfire|EastMojo image
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IN PHOTOS: Manipur’s famous Shirui Peak, before and after wildfire

Shirui, Manipur’s highest peak, was partly devastated by a forest fire on Friday. Here are some images from the site a day after the blaze was brought under control

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Ukhrul: Shirui Peak, the highest in the state, was partly devastated by a wildfire that was reported on Friday afternoon. Although the fire was brought under control by late in the night, it left its mark in the popular tourist hub of the region.

Here are some images from the site after the incident on Saturday:

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Here are some file images of Shirui Peak:

Shirui Peak, one of the highest in Ukhrul district
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Shirui Lily, the state flower of Manipur, blooms between the months of May and June at Shirui Peak in Ukhrul district
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