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Poaching racket busted in Kaziranga

A 18 member gang of poachers who have been behind the killing of least ten rhinos in Kaziranga National Park over the past three years have been arrested.
The gang leader Lyngdoh Rongpi was arrested from Jamelangshu hills on Monday night and based on his interrogation his accomplices were netted at a village in Bokolia.
According to information, two forest employees were also held on suspicion of killing the one-horned pachyderm.
An AK-47 rifle, 37 rounds of ammunition, two 303 rifles and one gun were seized from them.

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