In yet another major recovery, officials of the Revenue Intelligence have recovered over 16 kg of ivory.
The cache is valued at close to Rs. 1.69 crore.
The seizure came about from a place near Siliguri in West Bengal.
The ivory was seized at Ghoshpukur on the outskirts of Siliguri, Revenue Intelligence officials said.
The cache was was hidden, said officials, in a black tea laden truck and on its way to Kolkata from Assam.