2 poachers shot dead Correspondent MORIGAON, Jan 21 – Two poachers were shot dead inside the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary late on Monday night in an encounter at Tuplung forest camp with the Forest Protection Force.
According to forest official sources, four poachers came face to face with the force. The poachers fired upon the forest staff followed by encounter at around 1 am. Two poachers were killed on the spot while another two managed to escape under the cover of darkness. The deceased are yet to be identified. One rifle and ammunition were recovered from the spot.