Over 100 booked for cutting trees

June 28th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS  

Lucknow, June 28 (IANS) More than 100 people caught cutting trees illegally across Uttar Pradesh have paid fines totalling Rs.200,000, an official said Saturday. The offenders were caught following a special drive that covered Lucknow, Hardoi, Sitapur, Lakhimpur Kheri and Faizabad districts, Divisional Forest Officer Mukesh Kumar told IANS.

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