TAMIL NADU

Panther skin seized

Staff Reporter

RAMANATHAPURAM: Customs officials on Thursday arrested a person and seized panther skin from him.

Sources said acting on tip off customs officials surrounded Palpandi (22), son of Muniandi of Dhanushkodi. He was possessing panther skin worth of Rs.1.5 lakhs. The panther skin might have been smuggled from Sri Lanka.