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Forest Department's action: Hunter arrested with pangolin skin, bomb, wild boar's teeth and jaws

Arvind Mishra, Balodabazar. The Forest Department team has achieved great success in the case of suspected poaching. The team has arrested a hunter along with 5 pieces of shell bombs, pangolin skin, 10 pieces of porcupine intestine, teeth and jaw of wild boar. Read More – 'People are not voters but God for me': Not me but every voter is fighting for me in Bastar Lok Sabha, Kawasi Lakhma's big statement on getting the ticket

Forest Department's action: Hunter arrested with pangolin skin, bomb, wild boar's teeth and jaws 5

At present, the movement of tiger has been seen in the area of ​​Bar Sanctuary and Forest Development Corporation under Bhatapara of Balodabazar district since last 4th March. Since then, continuous patrolling and monitoring is being done by the department. Tiger is a Schedule One animal under the Wildlife Protection Act 1972, which enjoys a high level of protection.

As per the protocol of NTCA, the department was monitoring the tiger inside the forest through trap cameras. At around 1:47 pm on March 21, the department received the photo of a suspicious person through a trap camera for hunting purposes. In this, the suspicious person was seen wandering in the forest with 5 dogs and tools. Upon investigation, the person was identified as 27-year-old Lochan Thakur, resident of Kauwabahra village of Ravan Panchayat.

Forest Department's action: Hunter arrested with pangolin skin, bomb, wild boar's teeth and jaws 6

When the Forest Department conducted a raid on Lochan Thakur's house on Saturday, 5 pieces of shell bombs, pangolin skin, 10 pieces of porcupine intestine, 1 kg meat of wild boar, 5 teeth and 1 jaw of wild boar were found in it. The department has confiscated it. During the interrogation of the youth, involvement of 35-year-old Rishi Thakur, 33-year-old Shiv Thakur and 60-year-old Mahasingh Thakur was also found, against whom action is being taken by the department.

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