EARLY TIMES REPORT
Doda, Nov 19: Doda police on the basis of reliable input that some persons are indulging in illegal trade/smuggling of forest Timber in Dhara/Tantna area of Doda, conducted raids and seized about 98 scants of Deodar from four persons.
Following input about some persons are indulging in illegal trade of forest Timber in Dhara/Tantna area of Doda, conducted the searches of the suspected areas and seized about scants of Deodar from the possession of four persons.
In this regard a case FIR No 282/2012 U/S 379 RPC, 06 Forest Act has been registered against the accused persons in Police Station Doda.
The connivance of other persons and officials of forest Department in assisting the Timber smuggling is beings investigated/ascertained.