15kg of venison seized from Sundarbans in Bagerhat
Members of the Forest Department on Saturday morning seized 15kg of venison from the Pashur River in Mongla upazila of Bagerhat district.
Divisional Forest Officer of Sundarbans East zone Mohammad Belayet Hossain said a forest department patrol team saw a fishing boat at Chila area in the river and challenged them.
Sensing the presence of the forest conservation officers, three people on the boat fled away.
Later, they seized the venison from the boat.
A case was filed under the Forest Act in this connection, he added.