Several booked for 'deforestation' in Rajouri villages
Rajouri: Police have registered a case against several persons for deforestation and illegal cutting of green trees.
This case under relevant sections of law including that of forest protection has been registered in police station Budhal of Rajouri district.
Officials said that a formal complaint in this regard has also been moved by forest officials of Gabbar village area of Kotranka tehsil of Rajouri district.
Officials of police said that some persons from three to four local villages indulged in deforestation and several green trees were cut by them.
"We have taken up investigation after matter and other legal proceedings after registration of case." officials added.