Skip to content Skip to navigation

Two poachers arrested for Pobitora strike

Police on Friday arrested two poachers in connection with the recent killing of a rhino in the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Morigaon district. According to police, the duo were arrested from Buraburi village in the Mayong police station area of the district and another person who had allegedly shot the rhino was still absconding. An adult male rhino was killed by poachers inside the heavily flooded Sanctuary on the night of July 4. The poachers came by a boat and killed the rhino before fleeing away along with its horn.

Add new comment

Random Stories

Chaos at Raha college

16 Dec 2015 - 7:19pm | Dibya J Borthakur
Hundreds of students of Raha college appearing for the BA fifth semester honors examinations under Guwahati University that commenced on Tuesday faced inconvenience at the examination hall as the...

ssb

SSB Samajik Chetna Abhiyan

13 Jul 2013 - 3:41pm | Jayanta Kumar Das
On the occasion of Golden Jubilee celebration of SSB, 37th BN.SSB Mangaldai conducted a programme under Perception Management Samajik Chetna Abhiyan for the welfare of population of border...

BPF alleges political conspiracy

12 Jan 2015 - 5:37am | Hantigiri Narzary
The Bodoland Peoples Front(BPF) party alleged political conspiracy behind the December 23 carnage by NDFB(S) to monger trouble among the Bodos and non Bodos in the run up to the BTC polls.BPF...