AR recovers smuggled timber and wild meat

AR recovers smuggled timber and wild meat

TMB Report

IMPHAL: Based on credible inputs about likely movement of persons from Somra Tract in Myanmar towards Ukhrul through the area of BP 125-126, one column of Assam Rifles troops moved towards the said area on 23 November and found newly created Kundagari tracks from South of BP 125.

At 8:00 PM, the Assam Rifles troops intercepted and seized 12 individuals along with four Kundagaris carrying illegal timber, two Maruti Gypsy carrying killed bear and three single bore guns, IGAR(S) informed in a press release.

On scrutinizing the said persons it was revealed by them that they were smuggling timber and killed the bear from Ngacham, Myanmar. The apprehended persons were moving as an org gp with most of them wearing camouflaged dress &  jungle shoes.

The Chingai PS was informed about the recovery and apprehensions at 11 pm. The apprehended persons along with vehicles are being handed over to the Chingai PS for further action.

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