The officials of Wildlife Department recovered four precious black deer being transported to Sindh and arrested two accused, some 12-km from here near Chowk Bahadarpur on National Highway on Saturday.

According to the Wildlife officers, two persons, residents of district Kasur were taking four black deer to Sindh in a vehicle on Nation Highway. In the meanwhile, the Wildlife officers intercepted the pick-up van near Chowk Bahadarpur and recovered four black deer. The officials also arrested two accused namely Ishfaq and Nadeem, residents of district Kasur. According to the Wildlife officials, value the deer in the market is around Rs0.5 million each. The deer were shifted to Wildlife Park Rahim Yar Khan.