Ganderbal, Jan 19: Timber smugglers have chopped up dozens of trees in Mansbal Forests of Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal distirct.
Reports said that locals were aghast to seen scores of tree lying on the ground in Mansbal Range of Sindh Forest of Ganderbal District on Friday morning.
The locals staged protest and alleged that timber smugglers are resorting to loot in connivance with some forest officials.
A Forest official denied the allegations saying that they are investigating the matter. (CNS)