Wildfire broke out in the territory of the Karkarakinsk national nature park, the press service of the Emergency Situations Department of the Kazakh Interior Ministry reports.
On August 12, dried grass caught fire spreading further over the woodlands 30 km away from Yegindubulak village of Karaganda region.
The area burnt made 70 ha so far.
Firefighters keep on tackling the fire.
Source: Kazinform News Agency
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