A 40-year-old man was arrested for allegedly possessing a leopard skin and trying to sell it in Chhattisgarh’s Dhamtari district, a police official said on Sunday.
Kumbh Lal Netam was apprehended from Kotbharri road in Nagri police station area on Saturday and the skin was found from a bag in the luggage side box of his motorcycle, said the official.
“It is not known from where Netam got the skin. We have registered a case under Wildlife Protection Act,” he added.
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