Three slain chinkaras (Indian gazelle) and uncooked meat were seized from an Army tank repair unit at Barmer in Rajasthan on Friday. The Army has ordered a Court of Inquiry. Five Army personnel have been booked and questioned in connection with the incident. The remains of the chinkaras and the uncooked meat were recovered from the camp of 88 Armoured Workshop. which is there to take part in the Operation Sudershan Shakti being conducted by the Bhopal-based 21 Strike Corps.

“On a tip-off, we went to the camp at the Neemla area near Sheo Tehsil in the district and recovered three heads and uncooked meat. An Army gypsy was seized at the spot,” Deputy Conservator of Forests in Barmer district B.R. Bhadu told PTI. He said the chinkaras were brought in the service vehicle. — PTI

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