Birds Smuggle

Around 1,000 rare birds recovered at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport of  Bangladesh. A Pakistani passenger who was trying to smuggle them. The immigration police arrested Ahmmed Shaikh Wahid. He was trying to smuggle the birds in four cages packed in cartons to Pakistan, said customs official. Of them 400 were hilly mynahs and 600 were love-birds and two parrots. A good number of birds however, were dead. Home bound passengers really hurt to see the dead birds.

Dhaka Air Port July 2010. Around 1,000 rare birds recovered at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport from a Pakistani who was trying to smuggle Copy Right-Monirul Alam
Dhaka Air Port July 2010. A hilly Mynah dead body lies on the cages at Air Port lounge. Copy Right-Monirul Alam
Dhaka Air Port July 2010. A Parrot and love bird dead body lies on the cages at Air Port lounge. Copy Right-Monirul Alam
Dhaka Air Port July 2010. Customs officer and arrival passengers see the dead bodies at Air Port lounge. Copy Right-Monirul Alam

One thought on “Birds Smuggle

  1. Good photo documentation and quite useful for research
    purpose. I am working on the issue of illegal bird trade in India. Can u send me the munia picture taken by you for future use in our work with due credit to you, Thanks in advance, abrar

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