When Rhino poaching is a serious concern for our State, Sonitpur Police succeeded in arresting three rhino poachers, who have illegally poached a number of rhinos. The poachers name, as stated by the Sonitpur Police department, are Md. Mirjat Ali, Mubarak Ali and Samat Ali, from Rupahi, Nagaon and 5 mile, Tezpur.
The Police personnels managed to recover two 303 rifles along with two silencers and 63 rounds of live ammunition. The Sonitpur Police department also stated that 11 cases of poaching were pending against Md Mirjat Ali and it is the first time that the Police department succeeded to arrest him.