Police arrested three poachers and recovered four deer heads and 60 Kg. of venison in Rampal upazila of Bagergat early yesterday.
Police also seized an engine boat that carried the poachers.
Police ambushed the poachers when their boat anchored. At least three other accomplices could manage to flee sensing police presence.
The arrested three are Md Saiful Gazi, 24 Farid Gazi 25, and Md Nasir Uddin Sheikh 48.
The poachers made arrangements for the deer skins with others in the Sundarbans.
Police filed a case in this regard.
On interrogation, they have confessed that they are also engaged in wild animal hunting like tiger. Earlier they have sold a tiger skin for Tk.35000 .