Three people were arrested in Kodagu for illegal tree cutting.

Incident occurred in Kumberi village, near Ammathi, in Virajpet taluk . Accused include Charan Raj, a resident of Anandpura, Rashid and Hasainar EK .

MADIKERI (MADIKERI) — Three people have been charged with illegally felling a jackfruit tree.The incident occurred in Kumberi village, near Ammathi, in Virajpet taluk.The accusers include Charan Raj, a resident of Anandpura, Rashid and Hasainar EK, and Nellihudikeri residents.Officials from the Forest Department confiscated logs worth Rs 2 lakh from the accused.

The raid was carried out by Virajpet division forest officials KM Devaiah and others under the supervision of DCF Shivaram Babu.