• Sunday, Jan 23, 2022
  • Last Update : 03:32 am

390 fishermen jailed in Barisal

  • Published at 07:44 pm October 17th, 2018
web-map-barisal

The ban was imposed on hunting ilish in the rivers and the sea for 22 days with the aim of ilish conservation during the main reproduction season

390 fishermen from six districts of Barisal have been jailed over different spans of time for netting mother ilish, defying the 22-day ban on netting ilish which began on October 7 of this year. 

Assistant Director of the Divisional Fisheries Office Azizur Rahman informed us by saying: “So far, Tk5,27,900 has been collected as penalty from the fisherman while 3,200kg of ilish and approximately 14,000 meters of illegal fishing net have been seized from them.”

He further said that the ban was imposed on hunting ilish in the rivers and the sea for 22 days with the aim of ilish conservation during the main reproduction season. 

From then onwards till Tuesday midnight, under the leadership of the Fisheries Department, 431 mobile courts have been sent out in six districts of Barisal with a total of 802 encroachments and 344 suits filed.

50
Facebook 50
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail