|Poacher held |
NAGAON, Aug 6 - Under special supervision and command of Superintendent of Police, Shankar Brata Raimedhi, Nagaon police last night arrested one hardcore rhino poacher from Khoiramari village, a riverine area under Dhing police station. Police later recovered a 303 rifle, a silencer, a magazine and three rounds of live ammunition from his possession.
According to sources, the arrested poacher has been identified as Wahab Ali of Khoiramari village. The sources said that the poacher was planning his operation in Orang National Park and for that objective he had completed his overall ground preparation. Meanwhile, Nagaon police received an intelligence input regarding his plan and picked him up along with the arms and ammunition from the riverine area near Dhing.