Fishing with insecticide, 3 fishermen detained...

Dhaka, Tuesday   27 October 2020

Fishing with insecticide, 3 fishermen detained

 Khulna Correspondent

 Published: 04:45 PM, 28 September 2020  

The three fishermen

The three fishermen

The Forest Department detained three fishermen for fishing with insecticide from mangrove forest Sundarbans early Monday. 

The detainees are - Bellal Dhali, Masum Dhali, and Monir Dhali. Al of them are residents of Dhangmari village of Dacope upazila in Khulna. 

Karmajal Wildlife Breeding Centre's officer-in-charge Md Azad said that the Forest Department detained the fishermen while they were catching fish from Charakhali Khal area after illegally entering the forest. 

12kg fish, a boat, insecticide and a sharp weapon were also recovered from their possession.