Police has confiscated illegal logs from two trucks on National Highway No. 31 in Bakshirrhat police station of Coochbehar district. Four people have been arrested in connection with this incident.
The arrested people include Liyakat Ali, Islam Khan, Ashiq Khan and Asif Khan. Liyakat Ali, Islam Khan and Ashik Khan are residents of Haryana while Ashif Khan is a resident of Rajasthan.
It has been known that the police stopped the two trucks leaving from Assam to Kolkata after being tipped. The two trucks were carrying timber logs. When the police asked to show the documents of the vehicles, they did not get the vehicle papers. Then the police stopped the vehicles.
About 50 lakh rupees worth illegal logs have been seized from the vehicle.