Beerwah: Forest Protection Force seized three horses laden with illicit timber at Arwah village of Beerwa in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Quoting unnamed official sources, KNT reported that a team led by Range Officer Beerwa seized three horses that were laden with 12.50 Cubic Square feet timber.
However, both the accused who reportedly are the residents of Chewdara Beerwa escaped from the spot.
A formal FIR vide number 17/2021 under section 33 Forest Act 379 has been registered and hunt has been launched to track down the smugglers, the officials said. (KNT)