Four held with elephant tusk in Bengal

Kolkata, Dec 19 (IANS) Four people were arrested with an elephant tusk in West Bengal’s Jalpaiguri district, an official said.

The accused, suspected to be poachers, were arrested in a joint operation by forest officials and the police from the Birpara forest.

“We have seized an elephant tusk, a rifle and other equipments,” said Baikunthapur forest division ranger Sanjay Dutta.

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