9:09 am - Thursday April 27, 2017

5 Indian fishermen held in Satkhira

52050900_fish2The five Indian fishermen arrested by Smart Patrol Team for fishing illegally in the waters of the Sundarban. On Friday afternoon they were detained from haladebuniya sanctuary area of Sundarban, said Khulna Divisional Forest Conservator (DFO) Syed Ali.

The detainees are from murakhali of South 24 –Pargana of India, they are Hossain Sardar, Sardar Ebadulla, khayarula and karimulya Sardar and Hara Sardar.

DFO Syed Ali said, the five fishermen entered in to the territorial waters of Bangladesh with fishing trawlers and fishing instruments.After arrest the five fishermen were handed over to the BSF.

Filed in: World News