Huge quantity of Forest Timber seized

Port Blair, Nov 01: On 31/10/2017 at 0050 hrs, on a tip off SI Nixon Isaac alongwith Police Constables T. Anil, Abdul Shahid and Apurba Biswas of Police Station Bambooflat intercepted a truck AN 01 A 4441 from Tsunami Pahar, Bambooflat and while checking found total 33 pieces of Padauk logs (1.89 cbm) loaded in the truck. The driver of the truck, T. Assainar, R/o Stewart Gunj, and 03 labourers namely (1) Sushil Kumar R/o Shore Point, (2) Subroto Biswas R/o Andha Beda and (3) Abdul Salam R/o Stewart Gunj, were unable to produce any valid documents for the transportation of the above timber. The timber logs were seized under Forest Act and the seized timber logs alongwith involved persons were handed over to the forest officials for further action.
The general public is requested to pass on any credible information pertaining to illegal activities in the area on following Nos. 100 (PCR) or respective Police Station on 03192-232400 (PS Aberdeen), 250525 (PS Pahargaon), 232232 (PS Chatham), 258411 (PS Bamboo Flat), 224934 (PS Ograbraj), 287590 (PS Humfrygunj), 282405 (PS Havelock), 284208 (PS Hut Bay) and 282602 (PS Neil Island). Identity of the informer will be kept secret.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *