These were flown into the country from Ghana and Congo, says the Customs Dept.
Manshor Hat, 49, pleaded guilty when the charges were read out to him.
Scorpion Foundation and the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry’s (MoEF) Law Enforcement Agency has smashed an international pangolin trade syndicate in Borneo. In a joint press conference of the MoEF’s agency and Scorpion Foundation today, David Muhammad from the agency revealed that his agency arrested two persons and confiscated 200kg of pangolin meat utilising information from Scorpion Foundation.
The recent worldwide ban on all eight species of pangolinsby the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (Cites) has brought cheer to the conservation community.