A special team of Deogarh police busted a snake venom smuggling racket at Riamal area on Saturday (Nov 20). Reports stated that as many as two smugglers were reportedly nabbed while they were trying to smuggle venom to buyers. Meanwhile, the police seized 1 kg snake venom worth over Rs 1.5 Cr from their posession.
Bhubaneswar: More skeletons are likely to tumble out of the closet as the Odisha government ordered a crime branch probe into the snake venom trafficking racket which was busted in…
Bhubaneswar: Last week’s arrest of six persons including a woman on charges of smuggling around 1.5 litres of snake venom from the State capital took everyone by surprise as Odisha rarely featured as a point for the transit of the deadly poison which is used as a potent narcotics for abusers in China and South-East […]
Bhubaneswar: Forest Department officials in the Capital City busted a racket allegedly involved in the smuggling of snake venom on Saturday. Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Alok Kumar Mishra told OTV that 3 conduits of the racket were taken into custody while they were trying to strike a deal for the deadly venom which for which […]