Baripada: Police today seized a leopard hide from a roadside eatery from Katra on national highway no. 49 under Bangriposhi police limits of Mayurbhanj district and arrested eight persons in this connection.
According to reports, acting on a tip-off and under instructions of Mayurbhanj SP, a police team raided the eatery (Tower Dhaba) while a deal was underway to sell the leopard hide.
Police have seized the leopard hide and arrested eight persons in this connection.
Further investigation is the matter is underway.