Despite registration of an FIR against the contractors indulging in illegal poaching and fishing within and outside the wildlife sanctuary of Harike Pattan, flouting the blanket ban, the police have not been able to arrest any of them.

About ten days ago, wildlife officials got the FIR registered against Mehla Singh, chairman of the Harike Pattan Mandi Board, Bitta, a village sarpanch, Dharam S