Assam: Police Foil Attempt To Kill One Horned Rhino In Kaziranga National Park, 4 Held

Assam: Police Foil Try To Kill One Horned Rhino In Kaziranga Nationwide Park, 4 Held

Performing on a tip-off, a joint group of each the division launched an operation within the Behali space in Biswanath district on Monday, August 1, and arrested the 4 poachers.

Curiously, an ex-Nationwide Democratic Entrance of Bodoland (NDFB) cadre was additionally arrested.

Taking to the micro-blogging web site Twitter, Biswanath Police stated, ”An evil plot of poaching of the One Horned Rhino, the satisfaction of our state, was foiled by a joint operation right now by Biswanath Police/Addl. SP Kaziranga, Sri Dhrubajyoti Nath, APS/officers of the Forest division, resulting in the apprehension of a gang of 04 would-be poachers.”

The arrested poachers had been recognized as Ajit Das, Padum Hazarika alias Dhandu, Dhanidev Saikia, and Dipankar Boro.

”We acquired some inputs info {that a} gang led by an individual named Ajit Das had been planning to kill a rhino in Kaziranga Nationwide Park and primarily based on that enter we’ve launched an operation and nabbed them,” Jatindra Mohan Das, Officer of Crime Investigation Vary in Biswanath district was quoted as saying by media studies.

Kaziranga Nationwide Park in Assam is not only about one-horned rhinos and tigers. The Unesco World Heritage web site can also be a house for quite a few species of water birds and the quantity is prospering.