Hilsa conservation campaign | The Daily Star
  • ‘Will not have Hilsa on Pahela Baishakh’

    Hilsa, our national fish, has become an inseparable part of Pahela Baishakh (Bangla New Year) celebrations, but experts say the practice has no roots in a thousand years of Bengali tradition.

  • Hilsa stocks dwindling dangerously

    THOUGH the government amended the Protection and Conservation of Fish Act (1950) in the year 2002 to ban the manufacture and

  • 1,250kg Hilsa fry seized in Chandpur

    Law enforcers seize1,250 kilogrammes of Hilsa fry in Chandpur district amid a conservation campaign to put a stop to catching of the baby fishes.