2-crore sq meter gillnet seized in Munshiganj
03 November 2015,Nirapad News: A team of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-11 seized 2-crore square meter gillnet from a fishing net factory in the Sadar upazila Monday afternoon.
The RAB members also seized seven raw materials producing, 11 net producing machines and huge amount of raw materials from the factory in Banshtala area under Mirqadim municipality of the upazila.
RAB executive magistrate Abdullah Al-Mamun told that four employees – Jewel Hossain, Dulal Mia, Irfan Kazi and Atiqul Islam, of the factory were awarded one month jail term each for the production of banned gillnet.
Later, the seized net was destroyed, he added.
RAB-11 commander Shibli Sadiq confirmed the matter .