Guwahati: In an incident of poaching, one rhino was found dead on Saturday at about 11 am at north of Meteka beel under Gabrai Anti poaching camp under Kaziranga Range.
The rhino is an adult female and found killed due to gunshot.
At least six rounds of empty cartridge of .303 rifle were recovered on the spot.
The horn of the rhino has taken away by the poacher.
On Friday, the staff of Gabrai,Borbeel tower and Kathanibari camp have heard six round of gunshots at about 3 pm. The ambush was laid down along the Brahamaputra river bank during night.
On early morning following the footprints of poachers the carcass was recovered, said the Park authority.
A suspected poacher has been detained in Biswanath Wildlife division and investigation is on.