DOLAKHA — Three persons including a community forest chairman have been arrested in possession of a leopard hide on Wednesday.
The suspects have been identified as Narad Sunuwar — Chairman, Bhusune Sangure Community Forest of Kabre, Baityashwor Rural Munipality, Dolakha — Pradeep Gajmer and Bed Bahadur Sunuwar of Baityashwor Rural Municipality.
Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the District Police Office, Dolakha arrested them while they were searching for prospective clients to sell the hide, according to police.
Police said that they have confiscated the leopard hide which was 5.9 feet long and 2.6 feet wide from their possession.Follow @gorkhapost
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