Pooja Soni
Pooja Soni
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Itika Srivastava

Friday 05 Jan 18 06:19:08 PM
Hunt for missing owl begins
Hunt for missing owl begins

Rajkot: The Rajkot city police are on the hunt for a missing wild owl from Pradhyuman Park Zoo. As per the information, on Wednesday night, the owl was stolen by someone in all likelihood for tantric rituals.

Zoo authorities informed vigilance and security department of Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) on Thursday after they noticed the owl missing from the cage.

Around three teams, including Special Operations group (SOG), crime branch and Aji Dam Police station have been formed to separately investigate the matter.Police commissioner Anupam Singh Gehlot, Vigilance department said that an offence has been registered under Wildlife Protection Act and all three teams also adding forest department will probe into the matter.