Poachers give a slip, 19 dead avians recovered

Khurda: In yet another wildlife poaching case, Tangi wildlife officials on Friday recovered as many as 19 dead and one live bird in Chilika here.

Acting on tip off, the wildlife officials conducted a raid and recovered the dead birds. However, the poachers managed to give a slip to the officials. The officials recovered rare bodies of migratory birds including pintail, garhwal and gregory during the raid.