10 brick kiln owners fined Tk 16 lakh

Our Correspondent

12 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

GAIBANDHA: A mobile court in separate drives fined 10 brick kiln owners for violating existing rules of the government at different villages under Palashbari upazila in the district.

Authorities on Sunday fined a total of TK 16 lakh the owners of the 2 star-brick kilns and 3-star brick kilns of the upazila for running their businesses for not having brick burning licence from the district administration and clearance certificates of the department of the environment.

Executive magistrate of the deputy commissioner (DC) office SM Foyez Uddin led the drives of the court at the directives of the DC and also district magistrate Abdul Matin.