1,600-kg jatka seized in Narayanganj
19 March 2015, Nirapad News: Bangladesh Coast Guard in a drive seized 1,600-kg of jatka (small hilsa fish) from a trawler on Shitalaksha river at Shantir Char here today.
Coast guard sources said, a coast guard team from Pagla of Narayanganj district conducted the drive on the river and recovered the fish.
Sensing the presence of law enforcers the fish traders fled away from the scene.
The seized jataka was distributed to the poor and different madrasas and orphanages in the district.