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Animals seized from Mumbai market by agencies
Maharashtra

Animals seized from Mumbai market by agencies

Agency News

Mumbai, Jun 22 : Twenty Indian roofed turtles and a caged parrot were seized from Crawford market in south Mumbai on Friday night in a joint raid conducted by the state forest department and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau, officials said.

One person Bilal Mohd Hanif Shaikh (29), was arrested for illegal wildlife trade.An offence under Section 9, 39, 48 (A), 49, 49 (A), 50 & 51 of Wildlife Protection Act, 1972 was registered against the accused.
(UNI)