GUWAHATI, Jan 11: Acting on a tip-off, the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) during a joint operation carried out in collaboration with the forest department, seized a Chinese pangolin in Khanapara area here on Monday. Two persons, Manab Rabha and Pallab Dhar, have been apprehended in connection with the case.

In a statement, WCCB said that the two accused had bought the pangolin from a person hailing from Goalpara district and were trying to re-sell it to a city-based customer.