Puttur: Jack and Mahogany Logs Poached from Forest Seized with Vehicle

Puttur: A load of jack and mahogany (Swietenia mahagoni) timber logs, reportedly poached from reserve forests, was found being illegally transported here.
Forest personnel Krishnappa and others intercepted the laden vehicle and seized it with the load, the total value of which is estimated at Rs 2.5 lakh.
Haris and Sahad were arrested and they were release on bail later. Further proceedings are being handled by the officials.

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