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Four vehicles seized

From a Correspondent
Tezpur, Feb 9: In another successful move by Sonitpur Forest West Division, four vehicles involved in illegal transportation from areas near Tezpur were seized. Jasim Ahmed, Ranger of Sonitpur Forest West Division, said that four vehicles bearing registration number AS-12E-4360 (pick-up van), AR-04-7171(Tripper), AS-12AC-0183 (Tripper) and one dumper were seized from Dekargaon, Mission Chariali and nearby areas for illegally transporting broken chips, boulder and sand gravel. The Sonitpur Forest Division (West) has been able to collect revenue amounting to Rs 1.30 crore during the period from April, 2016 to January, 2017, from timber sale, vehicle seizure and others.