The police also rescued a pangolin, purchased from Meghalaya at Rs 1.20 lakh, from the possession of the smugglers.
The police later handed over the animal along with the arrested smugglers to the forest officials of Dhubri district.
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The accused have been identified as Jiaul Haque and Moinal Haque, both hail from South Salmara-Mankachar.
While talking to Northeast Now over the phone, Hrish Ch. Nath, forest range officer, Dhubri, said, "The Golakganj police on a tip-off launched an operation and arrested two persons last night. They also rescued a pangolin from their possession."
"The arrested have been identified as Jiaul Haque and Moinal Haque from South Salmara-Mankachar," added Nath....
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