French President Emmanuel Macron says Notre-Dame cathedral will be rebuilt within five years. In a televised address, he suggested that he wants to rebuild it by the time Paris hosts the Summer Olympics in 2024.
Earlier a French billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault pledged 100 million euros ($113 million) on Monday towards the rebuilding of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, which was partly gutted by a devastating fire.
In France, a major fire has engulfed the historical medieval Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris. According to French officials. As per the latest news, the spire and roof of the 850-year-old Gothic building have collapsed but the main structure including the two bell towers, has been saved.