Red Sanders

Anantapur police stop smuggling of Rs 1.5 crore red sanders logs to China

The gang was taking the logs from Badvel in Kadapa district to Chennai via Anantapur district in five vehicles.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Andhra's Anti-Smuggling Force to get satellite phones for cracking whip on red log smugglers 

A senior police officer said the contractors pay Rs 30,000-Rs 40,000 per week to a woodcutter and hire them for cutting red sanders trees in the forest.

published on : 12th October 2021

Chittoor cops arrest inter-state red sanders smuggler in Tamil Nadu

Preliminary enquiry revealed that the red sanders found in the possession of the accused were cut down in the Seshachalam forests.

published on : 13th July 2021

Inter-state red sanders smuggler held

The Prakasam police have arrested an inter-state red sanders logs smuggler Magunta Viswanadha Reddy, who has been eluding the police since the past six years.

published on : 15th June 2021

Two red logs seized, three arrested in Andhra Pradesh

Red Sanders Anti-Smuggling Task Force team arrested three accused involved in illegal transportation of logs from the forest area.

published on : 16th May 2021

Auction for disposal of 318 metric tonnes of red sanders logs to begin next month

The government also issued another order constituting a team to coordinate in the auction process, and take steps to notify the lots that can fetch more revenue.

published on : 25th March 2021