Poachers Nabbed for Owl poaching & illegal trade, Natureshepherds
October 11th 2018
Inputs indicate that poaching & illegal trade of owls surge around Diwali festival. Demand for owls is usually to sacrifice on Diwali as it is believed to bring wealth & fortune. Owls are listed under Schedule IV of the WL Protection Act1972, hunting/trade of species is a crime.