GUWAHATI: Acting on a tip-off, the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) and Guwahati Territorial Division, Assam Forest Department on Monday nabbed two persons with a live Chinese pangolin from Khanapara area in Guwahati.

The two have been identified as Pallab Dhar and Manab Rabha of Guwahati and Barpeta respectively.

“The WCCB and Forest dept in a joint operation nabbed the two from Khanapara area of city. They brought the pangolin from Goalpara to sell it and we caught them red handed,” said Shakeel Ahmed, a Forest Department official.

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