Sonepur, Oct 18: Two pangolin smugglers have been arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) team in Sonepur district, police said on Sunday.
The STF also rescued a pangolin from their possession.
The STF conducted raid at Rajakothi area near Mahanadi bridge and arrested the two, identified as Somanath Bagh and Marsalan Bhengera.
A live pangolin and scales over five kg were seized during the raid.
Police also seized some materials used for catching and hunting pangolin.