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Deputy Chief Minister Christina Liew says such a strict liability policy is necessary to stop further elephant deaths in state.
Sabah Wildlife Department director Augustine Tuuga says latest case had gunshot wound to skull.
State Minister Masidi Manjun believes Sabah’s rhino population can be saved with the use of scientific initiatives.
Cauterising might be the only way to stop her uterine bleeding.
Malaysia’s last female Sumatran rhino still bleeds from her uterus but is taking a lot of water and supplements, says official.
The four cultures include those from Puntung, the female Sumatran rhino euthanised in June in Sabah.
Sabah Wildlife Department says its campaign has now spread inland from the state’s east coast in a bid to curb illegal poaching and smuggling of wild animal products.
It says past success in seizure of smuggled wildlife was due to Sepanggar Bay port being more efficient than other ports.
Sabah Wildlife Department director says incident is the second case in a week of people arrested for illegally possessing and attempting to sell the endangered species.
Sabah Wildlife Department looking for 60 year old’s accomplice on islands in Semporna waters.
Wildlife Director Augustine Tuuga says his staff are working around the clock dealing with the issue of elephant herds raiding areas of Kg Gambaron in Telupid.
Sabah Wildlife Department suspects sea gypsies are responsible for poaching activities but is continuing its probe.
Sabah Wildlife Department officers are en route to the site and will issue a full report once the investigation is complete, says director Augustine Tuuga.
Puntung was experiencing significant breathing difficulties.