Guwahati: A team of the Assam Police’s Rongnongwe Police Station arrested eight suspected poachers and seized a cache of arms and ammunition from them.
Police sources said that the suspected poachers were arrested based on a specific input.
The arrested persons have been identified as Eptarul Ishlam, Abdul Khalek, Jersong Teron, Krishna Bhumij, Amor Teron, Bijoy Teron, Uttam Singner and Kanplong Terrang.
A case (No. 04/2020) under section 511/34 IPC, section 9/51 of WLP Act (1972) R/W section 25 (1-A) Arms Act has been registered in this connection.
All legal proceedings against them are being taken and further investigations are on, the source added.
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