Two arrested in tiger`s killing at Sariska

Last Updated: Monday, January 17, 2011 - 22:17

Alwar: Two more persons were on Monday arrested by a forest department team in Sariska for their alleged involvement in the killing of a translocated tiger in the
national park last year.

"Bhagwanya and Kailash Gujjar were involved in the killing of ST-1 in November last year. They were caught from near Tehla village," an official said, adding the duo were being interrogated.

ST-1, one of the five tigers translocated to the reserve, was poisoned to death and the carcass of the big cat was found on the night on Novermber 14 in Sariska.
The forest officials had earlier arrested the main accused, Parsadi Gujjar, last month.

PTI



First Published: Monday, January 17, 2011 - 22:17

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