Police found huge pile of timber cut down in Sonai Rupai Wildlife Sanctuary & Reserve Forest, in Sonitpur district of Assam on Saturday. Despite shoot at sight orders in the sanctuary, timber is still being felt and smuggled in Assam. (ep)
The Shillong Times first appeared as a tabloid weekly on 10th August 1945 under the editorship of Late Sudhindra Bhusan Chaudhuri.
In 1958 it was converted to a Daily. Owing to financial constraints, within six months it reverted back to a weekly.