89872
Imprisoned Park Rangers  to Be Released
Imprisoned Park Rangers  to Be Released
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Imprisoned Park Rangers to Be Released

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Imprisoned Park Rangers to Be Released

Park rangers serving prison sentences for causing gun injury during their patrols will be released on the back of a special budget allotted by the government to pay compensation to the victims. 
The directive, which was approved by the Cabinet early in July, earmarked 30 billion rials ($0.7 million) of budget to cover such unpredicted costs as blood money, losses inflicted  by wildlife on park rangers, farmers and owners of gardens.
A sum of 18 billion rials ($0.4 m) from the total fund has been supplied to pay the blood money of those who were killed in conflicts with park rangers while on their duty since 2015, Fars News Agency quoted Colonel Jamshid Mohabbatkhani, head of Department of Environment’s Protection Unit, as saying. 
 

Premium

Subscribe to the Financial Tribune to continue reading this article or Log in to your account if you are already a subscriber.

Find out more about our subsciption plans here.

Short URL : https://goo.gl/EaMW94
07/17/2018
  1. https://goo.gl/hxFEKr
  • https://goo.gl/SwXzMG
  • https://goo.gl/o12f7R
  • https://goo.gl/taKVtM
  • https://goo.gl/yGbnAW

Add new comment

Trending

Googleplus