Wildlife crime Poachers busted

Poachers busted (4) while trying to sell tusks


The Karnataka Forest mobile squad has arrested 4 poachers. The poachers busted were trying to sell elephant tusks. Where? At Annur Hosahalli in H.D. Kote taluk in the district.

Official sources told on Saturday that the arrested persons have been identified. They are:

  • Ravikumar (32) of the Tumbasoge village in Sargur taluk
  • Shivakumar (34)
  • Kumaranayaka, 35 of H D Kote
  • and another from Periyapatna.

The accused poachers busted were trying to sell two tusks. This was said by Deputy Conservator of Forests A.T. Poovaiah.

#TigerNews: Read the full article on Mysore Local, published on March 28, 2021.