Youth nabbed with gun in Gir
Times of India
AMRELI: A person wandering in Gir forest with a country-made gun was arrested by forest officials of Dhari range on Monday.
According to foresters, Ranchhod Koli, belonging to Prempara village, was arrested with a firearm meant for poaching. "Koli was arrested near Khodiyar dam, while he was coming from Ambaradi Beat area," said a forester.
"We arrested Koli on suspicion that he was out for poaching in Ambaradi Beat jungle, which has three lions, one of which has been tagged with a collar ID by the department," the forester said. "However, nothing can be confirmed as we are yet to start the interrogation of Koli," he added.
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