Dhenkanal: Apart from arresting two hunters and seizing wild boar meat, the officials under the instructions of DFO Prakash Chand Gogineni have arrested four more persons during night patrolling in the forest led by Kamakhyanagar (Western) ranger Bibhudananda Mishra.
Last night, three persons were arrested while they were illegally ferrying wooden materials near Karadapal village under Kankadahada PS limits. The carts have also been seized from their possession. The arrested persons have been identified as Kalia Mallick, Suresh Malllick and Dhulia Mallick of Karadapal village. Similarly, one Hari Nayak of Kandarsingha village has also been arrested along with the cart for illegally ferrying wooden materials.
The six arrested persons were forwarded to court today after they all underwent Covid test at Kamkhyanagar hospital.