India: A poacher has been arrested from Chilika Lake area and three carcasses of migratory birds have been seized from him, a forest official said on Thursday.
The arrested has been identified as Gurudev Sahu of Gopinathpur village under Tangi forest range.
Acting on a tip-off, the forest officials conducted a raid and nabbed the poacher.
Patrolling has been intensified in the lake as poachers are active in the lagoon setting up anti-poaching camps in Chilika lake area, said the forest officer.
(Source: The Prameya News)