Mourning rally held over poaching of one-horned rhino

16th Apr, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

CHITWAN, April 16  :A rally was held at Sauraha of Ratnagar, Chitwan Sunday morning to mourn the poaching of a one-horned rhino a week ago. The rally was organized by the joint efforts of some 40 organizations based in the district.

The rhinoceros was found shot dead at the Jagatpur-based Hariyali Community Forest of western Chitwan.

On the occasion, Chitwan National Park's assistant conservation officer Abhinaya Pathak insisted on the need of collective efforts to save this endangered species.