Four leopard skins seized in Himachal

Shimla, Feb 26 (IANS) Four people were arrested in Himachal Pradesh Friday after police seized four leopard skins from them.

The men, who belonged to the state’s Sirmaur district, were arrested from Solan town, a police official told IANS.

The seized skins were of adult animals, the official said.

The leopard falls under Schedule I of the Indian Wildlife Protection Act and its hunting is banned.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *