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Himachal Pradesh: Police arrests a man with two leopard skins

ANI | May 14, 2019 02:11 PM
Seized skins of 2 leopards in Himachal Pradesh’s Chowari area on Monday. Photo: ANI

Chowari (Himachal Pradesh) [India], May 14 (ANI): The Himachal Pradesh police have recovered two leopard skins from an individual in Himachal Pradesh's Chowari area on Monday.

The accused has been arrested and a case has been registered under the Wildlife Protection Act.

According to the police, a team of Chowari police station was on patrolling duty on Monday evening and they found the accused suspiciously standing beside the road carrying a bag. As the accused tried to escape, the police chased him following which he was arrested.

The two skins were 5 feet 2 inches and 6 feet 6 inches, respectively, informed the police. (ANI)

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