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    India makes fish lock to reach Hilsa to Allahabad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on February 09, 2019

    India has redesigned a navigation lock at Farakka barrage over the Ganges to ensure smooth and safe migration of the Hilsa shoal during the...

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    Barishal markets flooded with hilsa as 22-day ban goes

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 08:06pm on October 29, 2018

    Wholesale markets in Barishal are flooded with hilsa within few hours of ending a 22-day ban on netting, marketing and transporting hilsa that began on...

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    Fishermen ready to go back to Bay as Hilsa ban goes from Monday

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 12:11pm on October 27, 2018

    Fishermen in coastal districts are taking preparation to go to the Bay of Bengal to catch hilsa as the 22-day government ban on fishing the...

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    743 fishermen jailed in Barishal division

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2018

    In last 15 days, at least 743 fishermen were jailed and fined in the country’s seven districts for violating a ban imposed on netting Hilsa...

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    22-day ban on Hilsa netting comes into effect

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2018

    A 22-day ban on catching, selling and transporting Hilsa in a 7,000-km breeding ground took effect on Sunday to ensure the safe spawning of this...

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    Hilsha ban to come into effect from Oct 07

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Gaibandha | Updated at 12:14am on October 06, 2018

    Like other 36 districts of the country, Hilsha catching, selling, transporting, hoarding and marketing will be prohibited in Gaibandha to protect mother Hilshas and ensure...

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    22-day ban on hilsa fishing from Oct 7

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 07:03pm on October 03, 2018

    The government has imposed a 22-day ban on catching, selling, transportation and hoarding of hilsa from October 7 to October 28. ‘We have imposed a...

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    Chandpur markets abuzz with fishermen amid huge hilsa catches

    United News of Bangladesh . Chandpur | Updated at 01:13pm on August 18, 2018

    Huge hilsa netted from the Bay of Bengal and the Meghna estuary have flooded the biggest wholesale fish market of the country at Chandpur Bara...

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    Ahead of Pahela Baishakh, Hilsa price doubles in a week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 14, 2018

    The prices of hilsa almost doubled in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending on Friday as the demand of the fish increased on...

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    200 maund of hilsa fry seized in Barisal

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:31pm on March 10, 2018

    The Coast Guard  seized two hundred maund of hilsa fry at Mehendiganj of Barisal on Saturday. District fisheries officer Bimal Chandra Das said that a...