4 arrested in Chandpur for fishing mother Hilsa


Four fishermen were arrested in Chandpur for fishing mother Hilsa. Chandpur Alu Bazar Naval Police Outpost arrested the four fishermen on Thursday night.

The four fishermen were arrested while killing mother Hilsa at Alur Bazar area of Ibrahimpur union in Chandpur Sadar upazila.

The arrestees were identified as Md. Kalu Mizi (21) son of Siraj Mizi of Sakhipur in Shariatpur district, Md. Rabbi Sheikh (20) son of Jahangir Sheikh of the same district, Md. Zafar Islam (20) son of Ali Hossain Baburchi and Md. Shahadat (19) son of Faruk Miah. ASI Mohammad Parvez of Alu Bazar Naval Police Outpost said, ‘Four fishermen were arrested while killing mother hilsa in the river in violation of government ban.’ ‘At the time, 5,000 meters of current nets, 15 kg of hilsa fish and 1 wooden boat were seized.’