Thirteen poachers of the endangered one-horn rhino have been sentenced to jail in Nepal, a government official said Thursday.
A one-horn rhino in the Chitwan National Park, some 150 km southwest of Kathmandu, on December 29, 2011. Nepal has jailed 13 poachers of the endangered one-horn rhino.
An official at the Chitwan National Park, home to most of Nepal's rhinos, said six poachers were arrested three years ago while the other seven were convicted in absentia.
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