Hoshiarpur: A team of Forest Department on the basis of a secret information stopped a mini truck carrying stolen wood from the forest area of Saleran. The wood thieves attacked the team of Forest Department and injured them. They were successful to escape.
The wood thieves have been identified as Lucky s/o Ram Lubhaya and Kulwant Singh s/o Lal Ji both residents of Kot Patyal.
An FIR has been lodged against Lucky and Kulwant Singh under section 32 and 33 of Indian Forest Act and section 379, 353 and 186 of IPC on the basis of the statement of Forest Range Officer Kulraj Singh.