Man arrested with 10 kgs of ‘Nag Chatri’
Jammu, Sep 01: Police and Forest department officials Saturday arrested a man and recovered 10 kgs of banned rare medicinal herb ‘Nag Chatri’ from his possession in Jammu city.
A team of police and forest department officials, during a surprise check, intercepted the man, a senior forest department official said.
They recovered 10 kg Nag Chatri (Trillium govanianum), he said, adding a case has been registered.
The sale and purchase of Nag Chatri is prohibited in Jammu and Kashmir, he said.