Assam police announces cash rewards against wanted rhino poachers


Guwahati: Days after the state recorded the first rhino poaching incident in Kaziranga national park, state police have announced cash rewards for inputs leading to the arrests of several wanted poachers.

GP singh, Special DGP (Law & Order), Director V&AC & Chief Anti-Rhino Poaching Task Force of Assam, informing the announcement on twitter wrote, “WANTED FOR RHINO POACHING REWARD OF Rs 2 Lacs – for information leading to arrest of each of them.”

Meanwhile, Singh even uploaded the pictures of three rhino poaching wanted, identified as Ataur Rahman (35) alias Bassa, Abdul Matin (36) aka Kala and Asmat Ali (35) aka Nalco. They are residents of Assam’s Biswanath district.

“REWARD OF Rs 5 Lacs for information leading to recovery of poached Rhino horn”, he added in another tweet.