6 brick kilns evicted in Chattogram 

Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Published: 20:37, Mar 09,2021 | Updated: 00:04, Mar 10,2021


Authorities conduct a drive against brick kilns in Chattogram on Tuesday.- New Age photo

Two separate mobile courts on Tuesday ordered demolishing six illegal brick kilns at different areas of Lohagara and Chandanaish upazilas in Chattogram for polluting environment and operating without proper approval.

The evicted brick kilns are Mazidia Rashidia Bricks, Shah Jabbaria Bricks, AH Bricks and Padua Bricks of Lohagara and Ayaz Bricks and Khajwa Bricks of Chandanaish, said department of environment officials.

Jamir Uddin, deputy director of the department in Chattogram, told New Age that the six illegal brick kilns were demolished in a daylong operation in Lohagara and Chandanaish upazilas on Tuesday.

Executive magistrate Galib Chowdhury conducted the mobile court in Lohagara upazila and executive magistrate Ashraful Alam conducted the mobile court in Chandanaish upazila, said Jamir Uddin.

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