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Two poachers killed in Kaziranga, 2 others escape Kaziranga

 

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana, 12th April, 2015

 

Two poachers were killed on Saturday in an encounter with forest guards in the Kaziranga National Park.

 

Acting on a tip-off an area and when poachers opened fire to escape, an encounter followed in which two poachers were killed and two others escaped, a senior official said. The forest guards recovered two.303 rifle, a silencer, two mobile sets and several rounds of ammunition.

 

A female rhino was killed by poachers on Friday following which extensive search operation were launched.