Two rhinos poachers arrested in Assam.

Rhino poacherGuwahati: On Sunday, two poachers, allegedly involved in recent poaching of rhinos in Kaziranga National Park, have been arrested in a joint operation by police and forest department in Assam’s Sonitpur district, police said.

Police and forest department officials, who had launched a huge search operation in the areas around the Park, nabbed the duo from North Bank of Brahmaputra at Bishwanath Ghat, they said.

The duo have been identified as Aamir Islam and Moina Das and were suspected to be involved in the recent killing of rhinos and removing of horns in the park, they said.

Twelve rhinos have been killed by poachers during the previous 2 months in Kaziranga National Park.

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