Poachers kill three deer in Nagaur, hang carcasses
Three deer were allegedly killed by poachers in Nagaur on Sunday night.
The incident took place between the Basni and Indus village when villagers heard gunshots in the nearby fields, the police said. “The villagers rushed to the field and saw three deer carcasses were hung from a tree and two motorcycles,” said Banshi Lal, assistant sub inspector, Sadar police station, Nagaur. The police said the villagers couldn’t pursue the miscreants as it was dark and they managed to escape.
The police said that preliminary investigation suggests that the animals were hunted for their meat. “A case has been registered under the wildlife protection act and arms act and further investigation on in the case,” said the ASI.