Print Edition - 2018-03-25  |  National News Digest

Two sawmill operators held

- RSS, Kanchanpur

Mar 25, 2018-

Two sawmill operators have been arrested along with a huge quantity of lumber from Bhuda of Belauri Municipality-10 in Kanchanpur district. Bhupendra Panta and Devraj Panta were arrested on Friday evening by the regional special investigation RIT team and Area Police Office, Beldandi along with 61 pieces of lumber of Sisau tree. The two have been kept in police custody of Area Forestry Office. Mobid Ansari of Area Forestry Office said that 36 pieces of lumber were seized from the sawmill of Devraj and 25 pieces of lumber from the sawmill of Bhupendra. Chief of District Forest Office, Kanchanpur Shiva Prasad Sharma said a case will be filed against the two under the Forests Act. 

Published: 25-03-2018 08:55

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