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Red Sandalwood seized in Gajapati, 4 Held

Gajapati, Nov 04: Forest officials seized red sandalwood worth lakhs from Narayanpur forest range in Gajapati district late on Monday, arresting four smugglers during a raid.

The officers caught the accused when red sandalwood was being transported to neighbouring Andhra Pradesh in a vehicle, said divisional forest officer (DFO), Paralakhemundi, R K Singh on Tuesday.

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