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Friday
Jun132008

Museum's ivory stolen in India

2 ivory tusks weighing around 60 kg each, 2 small tusks and 2 elephant skulls have been stolen from the museum inside Corbett Tiger Reserve in Uttarakhand, India, reports The Times of India.

Ivory stolen from Corbett museum
The Times of India
13 June 2008


NEW DELHI: In a shocking incident, ivory worth several lakhs was stolen from a museum situated inside the Corbett Tiger Reserve in Uttarakhand. This is for the first time that such a theft has been reported from the Corbett Interpretation Centre situated at Dhangari Gate on the main road, which is also an entry gate to the premier tiger reserve in the country.

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