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17 held for killing leopard

2017-07-11 18:45:05

17 held for killing leopard

Hyderabad, July 11 ( The News )

Rachakonda police arrested 17 persons for killing a leopard with the assistance of forest officials and seized the animal’s skin, mobile phones, two knives and one Swift car from their possession, under the limits of Ghatkesar police station.

The accused were arrested on July 7, and sent for remand. The accused went to the dense forest of Birsaipet in Utnoor and lai a trap with a live wire fencing round a water pond where wild animals come for drinking water.

A big leopard got electrocuted as planned in the early hours. Later, they tried to sell its skin in Hyderabad for Rs 25 lakhs.

While they were proceeding to Hyderabad in a Swift car via Ghatkesar ORR bridge, Rachakonda and Ghatkesar police stopped the vehicle and seized the skin and other material, according to a release.

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17 held for killing leopard

2017-07-11 18:45:05

Hyderabad, July 11 ( The News )

Rachakonda police arrested 17 persons for killing a leopard with the assistance of forest officials and seized the animal’s skin, mobile phones, two knives and one Swift car from their possession, under the limits of Ghatkesar police station.

The accused were arrested on July 7, and sent for remand. The accused went to the dense forest of Birsaipet in Utnoor and lai a trap with a live wire fencing round a water pond where wild animals come for drinking water.

A big leopard got electrocuted as planned in the early hours. Later, they tried to sell its skin in Hyderabad for Rs 25 lakhs.

While they were proceeding to Hyderabad in a Swift car via Ghatkesar ORR bridge, Rachakonda and Ghatkesar police stopped the vehicle and seized the skin and other material, according to a release.