Fishing with insecticide, 3 fishermen detained
Published: 04:45 PM, 28 September 2020
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.