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    Hilsa fry preservation week begins Feb 24

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:45pm on February 22, 2018

    Hisla fry preservation Week-2018 will be observed across the country from February 24 to March 2, aiming to create mass awareness on...

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    Government to lift ban on hilsa export

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:35pm on January 08, 2018

    Fisheries and livestock minister Narayan Chandra Chanda on Monday that the government will lift ban on hilsa export soon. The minister came up with the...

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    Hilsa soup, noodles to hit market in January

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on December 14, 2017

    The Department of Fisheries is going to introduce kitchen-ready hilsa soup and hilsa noodles at the market by January next year so that people can...

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    With no support for fishermen, hilsa ban may fail

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 23, 2017

    THE oversight and inefficiency of local administration may turn the government’s right move of hilsa closing season ineffective....

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    50 fishermen detained for netting hilsa in Padma

    Our Correspondent . Munshiganj | Updated at 12:31am on October 17, 2017

    The fisheries department and district administration, during a drive on Monday, detained 50 fishermen for violating a 22-day seasonal ban on netting, trading and storing...

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    11 fishermen jailed for netting hilsa violating ban

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:53pm on October 07, 2017

      Eleven Fishermen sent to jail on Saturday for netting hilsa fish from Kalabadar, Kirtankhola and Arial Kha rivers in Barisal defying 22-day ban imposed...

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    41 fishermen jailed for netting hilsa in Faridpur  

    United News of Bangladesh . Faridpur | Updated at 12:23am on October 07, 2017

    A mobile court in Faridpur on Friday sentenced 41 fishermen to 15-day imprisonment for catching hilsa in the River Padma defying the ongoing government ban...

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    250kg Hilsa seized in Munshiganj, 11 fishermen fined

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 01:51pm on October 06, 2017

    Local administration and fisheries department of Lauhajang upazila in Munshiganj have seized 250 kilogrammes of Hilsa during a joint drive in the River Padma...

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    Govt slaps ban on Hilsa catching, marketing for 22 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:39pm on October 02, 2016

    The government on Sunday slapped a ban on catching, processing and marketing Hilsa fish from October 12 to November 2 to protect the...