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Rajkumar Praja. Photo courtesy of Interpol

LYON, France – Interpol has issued a Red Notice international wanted persons notice for a man wanted for poaching rhinos on Nepalese park land.

According to Interpol, Rajkumar Praja, 30, of Nepal, is being sought to serve 15 years in prison for allegedly poaching rhinos in the Chitwan National Park and trading their horns on the international market.

Authorities in Nepal dismantled a network of 13 poachers earlier this year as part of the investigation.

Police arrested the alleged kingpin, 33-year-old Buddhi Bahadur Praja, in September along with eight poachets and four smugglers who brought the horns to neighboring Tibet, according to media accounts, which claim the group is behind 12 rhino slayings in the past six years.

Officers also seized two firearms — described as a rifle and musket or “country made pistol” — and four bullets (yes, only four).