1,400kg jatka seized in city

Metro Desk

27 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG) Pagla Station in a special drive on Monday raided the city’s wholesale fish market of Soyarighat and seized 1400 kg Jatka.

A team of BCG Pagla Station led by Station Commander Lt Ashmadul Islam conducted the drive.

However, none was arrested as the actual owner of the Jatka could be identified, said a press release.

Later the seized Jatka were distributed among the local poor and orphans. 

It may be mentioned that the BCG has been conducting drives in different areas on a regular basis to prevent illegal fishing and sale of jatka.