Golaghat: England's Prince William and his wife Princess Kate Middleton visited Kaziranga National Park, Assam on Wednesday as part of their Indian trip.
But just a few hours after the Royal couple's departure, a rhinoceros was shot dead by poachers at the sanctuary.
The poachers have taken away the Rhino's horn.
A male adult rhino was killed and its horn taken away by armed poachers last night, KNP Divisional Forest Officer Subhashis Das said.
The carcass of the rhino was recovered from a place under Burhapahar range of the Park.
Das said 88 empty cases of AK-47 cartridges were found from the spot.
(With PTI inputs)