Five held for trying to sell two-headed snake Sand Boa

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 May 2018 10:17:26


 

Staff Reporter

Crime Branch arrested a gang of smugglers, including a woman and four persons, and seized two-mouth snake, popularly known as Sand Boa, on Thursday. The international price of this rare snake is Rs 10 crore. It was during the investigation being done in connection with economic offences that cops came to know that some persons including a young lady are trying to sell two-headed snake Sand Boa. A team was formed in the direction of SP headquarters Rajesh Singh Chandel and hunt was launched to smoke out the accused. Forest officials were also informed subsequently. (Contd on page 2)