Baghpat (UP), Aug 30 (PTI) Three wildlife smugglers were arrested here on Sunday by a joint team of police and forest officials.
Baraut police station SHO Ajay Sharma said acting on a tip-off, a joint team of police and forest officials arrested three persons --- Navin, Tushar and Virendra. An elephant tusk among other things was recovered from the arrested persons, he said.
Police said a case has been registered against the trio under the Wildlife Conservation Act.
Forest officials said the cost of the seized items is yet to be ascertained. PTI CORR NAV RDK RDK