Illegal timber seized

GAIGHAT: A joint patrol team of police and forest staff seized around 100 cubic feet of illegal timber from Jor Pokharai Community Forest area of Triyuga Municipality in Udayapur on Monday. Officer Lal Babu Yadav of the forest office said that acting on a tip-off, the saal timber was seized. The saal timber was hidden in the forest, he said.