2 penalised for running deep tubewells
The mobile court of Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (Wasa) yesterday gave a person six months' imprisonment and fined another Tk 32,000 for running two illegal deep tubewells in Farmgate and Gulshan areas respectively.
The court, led by Wasa Magistrate Kazi Wasiuddin, gave six months imprisonment to Anup Kuymar Saha, manager of Farmgate Hotel, Restaurant and Chinese at Farmgate as the they were running a deep tubewell.
Earlier on March 28, the mobile court stopped the operation of the tubewell but the hotel authorities started running it again without taking any permission.
In another incident, the court sealed an illegal tubewell at Gulshan Avenue and fined its contractor Tk 32,500.