Topic: Operation Clean Art
Topic in Syllabus: Ecology & Environment
- Operation Clean Art was the first pan India operation to crack down on the smuggling of mongoose hair in the country.
- Operation Clean Art was conceived by WCCB with the singular aim of ensuring that the mongoose hair brush trade is closed down across the country.
- The mongoose is listed in Schedule II Part 2 of the Wildlife Protection Act.
- Any smuggling or possession of its body part is a non-bailable offence.
Operation Clean Art was the first pan India operation to crack down on the smuggling of Which animal in the country?