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Wildlife poacher arrested by police

Press Trust of India  |  Gurgaon 

Police arrested a wildlife poacher from Surat Nagar here today and seized 58 gram dried tiger meat and fats from his possession.

Police arrested the wildlife poacher identified as Bheema following a tip-off.

"Bheema was active in Uttarkhand, and others parts of Haryana's forest areas. While his accomplice, Hajari who is absconding now used to help him in poaching wildlife animals", said Verma, PRO, Gurgaon Police.

Bheema has been booked under relevant sections of wild life protection act in Rajendra Park Police Station.

"We raided Bheema's resident following tip-off about his suspicious activity. The raiding party has recovered tiger meat and fats and sent it to lab in Madhuban lab for test", Verma said.

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First Published: Thu, October 20 2016. 00:42 IST