The accused was identified as Lalkhongmang Kipgen (40) of Karbi Anglong

Guwahati: On charges of his involvement in poaching, police arrested one person in Bokajan of Karbi Anglong district on Wednesday.

Based on a specific input of illegal transaction of a suspected rhino horn by some unknown persons, sub divisional police officer (SDPO) Bokajan, PK Pegu, launched an operation and arrested one person.

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The accused has been identified as Lalkhongmang Kipgen (40) of Karbi Anglong.

A rhino horn, weighting around 510 grams, was also recovered from the possession of the accused.

According to a press release, a two wheeler, bearing registration no. WB 20 R 3400, and a mobile phone with SIM card were also seized from the accused.

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