3 held for smuggling turtles in UP – Lucknow News

The arrested individuals had been recognized as Ravindra Kumar Kashyap of Malihabad, Saurabh Kashyap of Kakori and Arman Ahmad of Sultanpur.

Lucknow’s district forest officer, Ravi Kumar, stated at the very least 175 Indian roofed turtles, 60 Indian tent turtles, 19 topped river turtles and 4 Indian-eyed turtles had been recovered from the possession of the smugglers.

A motorbike, Rs 2,460 money, three cellphones and different paperwork had been additionally recovered from them.

The accused had been arrested on Sunday from close to the Indira Nagar Metro station.

A staff led by Deputy Superintendent of Police, STF, Deepak Kumar Singh labored on the case following a tip-off and nabbed the accused once they had been about at hand over the consignment to an individual.

The prime accused, Raman, advised the police that he was into smuggling for years and had a community in Barabanki, Sultanpur, Rae Bareli, Unnao and Bahraich. Raman stated he bought turtles from fishermen whom he used to pay a small quantity.

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