JavaScript must be enabled in order for you to use the Site in standard view. However, it seems JavaScript is either disabled or not supported by your browser. To use standard view, enable JavaScript by changing your browser options.

| Last Updated:21/02/2018

Latest News

Archive

Illegal bamboo transportation halted

 Source: The Sangai Express

Jiribam, February 09 2018: With a view to prevent illegal transportation of bamboos and other forest products through NH 37 and the porous waterways of Barack river and Jiri river, a combined team of Jiribam district police and Forest Department of Jiribam district halted an attempted illegal transportation of 20,000 bamboos.

Illegal bamboo transportation halted

Illegal bamboo transportation halted

A press release issued by SP, Jiribam district police stated that the bamboos were seized when it was about to be shipped to Assam without any permit or valid documents. While, a fine of Rs 44,309 has been imposed as penalty by the Forest Department, it stated. It urged all businessmen/dealers concerned to carry and obtain transit pass or other relevant documents from the authority concerned before transporting any forest products.