Ban on fishing

Fishing Ban at Sea: Fishermen block highway in Ctg for hrs

People leaving Chattogram or heading towards the city were stuck in long tailbacks for several hours after fishermen blocked Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Sitakunda upazila yesterday, demanding the lifting of an ongoing ban on fishing at sea.

June 30, 2019
June 30, 2019

Fishing in Sundarbans to remain banned in July, August

Netting of fish has been banned in all the canals of Sundarbans from July 1 to August 31 in order to promote safe breeding and to preserve aquatic animals.

June 10, 2019
June 10, 2019

Fishing Ban at Sea: Fishermen block highway in Ctg for hrs

People leaving Chattogram or heading towards the city were stuck in long tailbacks for several hours after fishermen blocked Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Sitakunda upazila yesterday, demanding the lifting of an ongoing ban on fishing at sea.

June 9, 2019
June 9, 2019

Fishermen block Dhaka-Chattogram highway for 2hrs

Vehicular movement on Dhaka-Chattogram highway is disrupted for two hours as fishermen put barricade at Sitakunda point of Chattagram, protesting the government move banning fishing in the Bay of Bengal.

March 2, 2019
March 2, 2019

Two-month ban on fishing in southern region starts

A two-month ban on fishing at five sanctuaries in nine major rivers in the country's southern region started yesterday.

May 26, 2018
May 26, 2018

Ban on fishing in sea to continue till July 23

The ban on fishing in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the Bay of Bengal to continue till July 23, aiming to preserve and ensure smooth breeding of sea fish and crustacean.