UP & Delhi Police Arrest Sandalwood Smugglers; Rs 50 Crore Worth Logs Seized
In a joint operation by Uttar Pradesh's Amroha police and Delhi Police, three persons from a gang involved in smuggling of red and white sandalwood, was arrested. Reportedly, 145 quintals of logs were seized. The estimated worth of the logs seized is Rs 50 crore. "We came to know that accused used to smuggle the sandalwood to China and Japan," said Vipin Tanda, Superintendent of Police, Amroha.