"The Centre spring into action immediately and rushed additional companies of NDRF to affected districts besides galvanising other central agencies to address the situation," Bhatt said.
Four NDRF teams have been kept in reserve to deal with any emergencies. The Centre is in constant touch with the state and ready to lend a helping hand whenever required, he said.
"Earlier, the BJP-led government at the Centre extended a helping hand to the state government when forest fires in state acquired the proportions of a crisis this year," he said.
Criticising the Chief Minister and state unit of ruling Congress for hurling baseless allegations against BJP central leaders and running to them to seek their help in times of a crisis, he asked them not to forget political etiquette.
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