1 tonne Jatka, 40,000 metre current nets seized

19 March, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHANDPUR: Members of Coastguard seized one ton of jatka during a drive on Monday at Meghna confluence, Horina, Loggimara Char and other adjacent areas in the Meghna River, reports UNB.

They also seized 40,000 metres of current net left behind by fishermen.

While the jatka was distributed among the orphans, poor and destitute, the nets were burned on the river bank at the order of the Additional District Magistrate Abdullah Al Mahmud Jaman.