India said the Sino-Indian border red sandalwood smugglers may be relevant with the PLA
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LONDON Dec. 24, 2009: Indian Express reported on 23, Jammu and Kashmir (J & K) police in the border region uncovered smuggling of red sandalwood to China’s case, and falsely accused was arrested red sandalwood smuggling border may have contact with the PLA.
reported that red sandalwood in the cabinetry market demand, but also can be used as fuel wood. Reported that, J & K police Shey seized more than 50 tons of this valuable timber, one suspected of involvement in the smuggling of red sandalwood, local residents were arrested. BS Tuti said Senior Superintendent of Police, these red sandalwood is smuggled to China.
Tuti Superintendent of Police, said: “The red sandalwood seized a huge amount of weight more than 50 tons so far, we only had cracked the case with the bulk of the red sandalwood smuggling, we have arrested a man I hope you can follow it take away the entire den of thieves. ” He also said: “These goods come from Andhra Pradesh, we are investigating the case.”
According to J & K Police said the red sandalwood in India per ton can be sold for 700 000 rupees, but once smuggled to foreign countries, the appreciation of the rise can be doubled. According to the Tuti Superintendent referred to as “the wood used to make a rifle butt, only to Andhra Pradesh in India to find.”
Currently, the villagers being arrested for interrogation, is expected within the next few days, J & K police will be more time searches.