Leopard Skin Seized By Wildlife Officials; 7 Arrested
The seized leopard skin will be sent to Wild Life Institute of India in Deharadun for a chemical examination.
On the basis of reliable information, the joint team conducted a raid at Sipigida village and caught the accused red-handed while he was making a deal to sale the skin
The Kegaon Forest Range officials on Tuesday seized a leopard skin and nails from a person in Tingiripada village in Kalahandi district who has been detained for questioning.
Wildlife officials busted a leopard skin smuggling syndicate in Kalanandi district and sized three leopard skins and two nails of the big cats
Nayagarh: The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch on Tuesday seized a leopard skin and held two persons in this connection following a raid in Nayagarh area on Friday. Acting on a tip-off, the STF conducted the raid and arrested the accused along with his associate while they were allegedly making a deal to […]
Nuapada: The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch on Monday arrested two persons on the charges of possessing a leopard skin and other incriminating materials. The accused – Saburban Singh Deo and Samansingh Majhi were arrested following a raid by a special team of the STF at Palaspada chhak under Sinapali police limits in […]
Bhubaneswar: The Special Task Force (STF) of Crime Branch on Tuesday seized a leopard skin and held one person in this connection following a raid in Baramunda area of the capital city. The arrested person identified as one Prasant Nayak belongs to Karanjia in Mayurbhanj district. According to sources in STF, Prasant is working as […]
Baripada: Officials from the forest department on Tuesday seized a leopard skin and detained five persons in connection with the seizure in Mayurbhanj district. As per preliminary reports, all the five accused were picked by the forest department officials near close to Katas village near the NH-49, which falls under the Bisoyi range. It is […]
Berhampur: Two days after three leopard skins were seized from smugglers in Nabarangpur district on Sunday, another leopard skin has been seized at Baliapada area in the district on Monday evening. Acting on a tip-off on the trafficking of leopard skin, a team of forest department officials conducted a raid in Balipada area and arrested […]
Bhubaneswar: Six persons have been apprehended for allegedly trying to smuggle leopard hide in Odisha’s Deogarh district, forest officials said on Tuesday. The skin of a full grown leopard was seized during an operation by a team of forest personnel near Chatabarghat when it was being smuggled from Sundargarh to Sambalpur on Monday night, the […]
Sambalpur: Preliminary investigation into the seizure of four leopard skins in Kuchinda of Sambalpur district on Friday, revealed that there are holes in the seized skins and there is a high likelihood that the animals were shot by poachers. However, investigations are still on to ascertain the source of the skins, sources said. According to […]