Two held with tiger meat in Gurgaon (Lead, Superseding earlier story)

Source : IANS
Last Updated: Wed, Oct 19, 2016 20:00 hrs

Gurgaon, Oct 19 (IANS) Two men have been arrested here with 56 gram of dry tiger meat, police said on Wednesday.

The arrests were made from a house in Surat Nagar. The accused were identified as Bhola and Hazri Lal.

Bhola was arrested earlier in 2008 with 20 kg of tiger bones and ivory as well as a tortoise.

The two men are part of a gang which hunts wild animals in the forests of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh, a police officer said.

--IANS

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