Assam: Poacher arrested with 6 Ivory tusks in Chirang district

Assam: Poacher arrested with 6 Ivory tusks in Chirang district

GUWAHATI: Assam Police in a joint operation with the forest department and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) sleuths arrested one suspected poacher from Chirang’s Kajalgaon area along with six ivory tusks on Wednesday.

Police have identified the suspected poacher as Mintu Choudhary from Dhaligaon’s Padmapur.

Two other suspected smugglers were on the run. Search operation was on to nab them.