Villagers get together to confiscate illegal tree felling

Arvind Avinash from Ranchi is reporting about villagers getting together to stop tree felling in the forest. He says that people came to know about illegal felling of Sakhua trees in the forest. Then villagers convened a meeting on 5th December and sent a team to village Agatoli and have confiscated lots of logs. Baleshwar Mahto head of Forest protection Samiti says due to harvesting season the samiti could not keep an active vigil on the forest and that’s why the tree were cut

Posted on: Dec 08, 2010. Tags: Arvind Avinash