press trust of india
Guwahati, 25 October
A rhino was shot dead by poachers in Kaziranga National Park in Assam but its horn was left intact, park sources said today.
On hearing gun shots near their camp at Phuloguri in Burapahar Range of KNP, forest guards after midnight yesterday encountered a three-member group of poachers and exchanged fire with them but the assailants managed to escape after killing the rhino.