Punjapura: Truck illegal carrying teak  worth Rs 6 lakh seized

According to forest sources, a team of forest officials had received information about the transportation of illegal teak wood in Katukya village.

FP News ServiceUpdated: Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 01:24 AM IST
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Punjapura (Madhya Pradesh): Punjpura forest officials seized a truck laden with teak wood worth over six lakh rupees from Punjpura forest area on Monday. According to forest sources, a team of forest officials had received information about the transportation of illegal teak wood in Katukya village. 

Acting on the tip-off, officials led by forest conservator PN Mishra, intercepted a truck bearing registration number MP09GF2043 during patrolling. The truck was impounded but the driver of the vehicle managed to flee.  A manhunt has been launched to nab the criminal.

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