14 brick kilns fined Tk 7 lakh

Staff Correspondent

18 February, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Department of Environment (DoE) in separate drives fined Tk 7 lakh to 14 brick kilns on different charges at Satkania upazila in the district on Sunday.

Several teams of the DoE under Chattogram zone conducted the drives in different areas of the upazila.

DoE, Chattogram Zone Assistant Director (AD) Muktadir Hasan said they fined the kilns for lacking DoE clearances and polluting environment.

Each of the 14 kilns was fined Tk 50,000, he added.