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206 turtles seized at Sinthi bus depot

Kolkata police Thursday seized 206 turtles,belonging to an endangered species,from a bus depot at Sinthi in North Kolkata.

Kolkata police Thursday seized 206 turtles,belonging to an endangered species,from a bus depot at Sinthi in North Kolkata. Police arrested Basudeb Sarkar and Gour Roy,both residents of Gandhi Colony,Canning,South 24 Paraganas,and handed them over to the state wild life department. Meanwhile,the turtles were handed over to the wildlife resue centre.