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    Three Rhino poachers held in Karbi Anglong, Arms seized

    Police recovered two AK 47 rifles, two magazines, 30 rounds of live AK ammunition, two numbers torch, bags and other items from their possession

    Guwahati: Acting on a tip-off, Karbi Anglong police on Sunday arrested three rhino poachers and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession.

    The arrested Rhino poachers were identified as Welson Teron (34) of village- Borpung, Singh Teron gaon, PS-Semelangso in Karbi Anglong, Dereshang Rengma (36) of village- Barlangso, PS-Chaukihala in Karbi Anglong and Alo Rengma (29) of village-Borlangso, PS-Chaukihala.

    It is to be noted that the third poacher Alo Rengma was presently residing at Dimapur, Purana Bazar of neighbouring state Nagaland.

    During the seizure, the police also recovered two AK 47 rifles, two magazines, 30 rounds of live AK ammunition, two numbers torch, bags and other items.

    In another operation, OC Dillai and staff recovered 32 KGs of Ganja from one Ms. Gita Devi and Anita Rai of Hojai.

    Further police investigations are on.

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