The police have arrested as many as three poachers near the Kaziranga National Park in Karbi Anglong district in Assam.
Huge cache of arms and ammunition have also been recovered from the arrested poachers.
The poachers have been arrested while they were on their way to the Kaziranga National Park by the Karbi Anglong Police.
Two AK series rifles have also been recovered from the arrested poachers.
As we stand united & fight #CoronaVirus, our fight against illegal arms & poachers continues!
— Assam Police (@assampolice) May 9, 2021
Special DG of Assam Police – GP Singh said: “A major mishap averted.”
@karbianglongpol recovers two AK Series Rifles and arrests three poachers while on way to Kaziranga National Park with ulterior motive of Rhino poaching. A major Mishap averted. @assampolice @CMOfficeAssam pic.twitter.com/1ZipHJFp0v
— GP Singh (@gpsinghassam) May 9, 2021