Four arrested with rare golden tortoise Reporter
Nov 28, 2021

Photo: Metropolitan Police Range Kathmandu

Kathmandu: Police have arrested four people with a rare golden tortoise from Solatee Dobato of Kathmandu metropolis-13.

Metropolis Police Range, Kathmandu says it has confiscated cash of Rs 36,655 from the group. The arrested are Sanjay Tamang, Prakash Khati, Raj Kumar Tamang, and Hari Pariyar. They, from different parts of the country, were currently residing in Kathmandu.

Acting on a tip-off that smuggling of golden tortoise was going on they were arrested on Saturday evening. Following the preliminary interrogation, they have been sent to the Division Forest Office, Hattisar for further action.