Fishing nets seized in Bhola
Bangladesh Coast Guard members seized 35,000 metres of illegal current net worth Tk 40 lakh from different areas of Meghna River at Tazumoddin upozila of Bhola district Friday night.
The seized fishing nets were burnt and destroyed near Khea ghat area in the upozila.
Commander of Coast Guard, Tazumuddin unit, Ibrahim Khalil said on information they conducted several drives in Shoshi Ghat, Chaumohani Khal, Charmaine Ghat and Rog katar chor of Meghna River and seized several categories of illegal fishing nets from there.
None was arrested in the drives, he added.
Edited By: Central Desk