Seized 3 lakh shrimp fries released into Bay


Over three lakh shrimp fries, seized after raiding a Khulna-bound bus in Bottalla area of Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram, were released into the Bay of Bengal in Chattogram on Friday. 

On information, a mobile court seized over three lakh shrimp fries from a Khulna-bound bus in Bottalla area of Sitakunda upazila in the early hours of the day.

Shamim Ahmed, senior upazila fisheries officer, confirmed the matter.

Later, Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Sitakunda Milton Roy arranged releasing of the shrimp fries into a nearby point of Bay of Bengal.