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Guwahati: A man wanted for rhino poaching was arrested by the Sadiya Police from Roing in Arunachal Pradesh.

The accused person was termed as absconding by the police and was arrested by the police based on specific inputs.

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Sadiya Police following the arrest wrote on Twitter, “In a classic example of inter-district cooperation a team led by Dy SP (HQ), Bivash Das, APS and OC, Sadiya PS arrested an absconded rhino poacher from Roing, Arunachal Pradesh from the lead provided by him, Darrang Police recovered one suspected rhino horn.”

Another suspected poacher was arrested by the Darrang Police and as sources, he was connected to the one arrested in Arunachal.

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The police based on inputs recovered a rhino horn weighing about two kilograms.

They were supposed to sell the horn soon but were arrested before execution.

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