Two held with venison in Bagerhat
Published : Thursday, 10 June, 2021 at 7:22 PM Count : 229
The forest department detained two persons along with 12 kilograms of deer meat from Sarankhola upazila in Bagerhat district early Thursday.
The detained persons are Hanif, 48, and Masum, 28, residents of Khetachhira village under Mathbaria upazila in Pirojpur.
Muhammad Belayet Hossain, divisional forest officer of Sundarbans east division, said a patrol team chased a boat and a trawler. Sensing presence of the team, they tried to flee way.
However, they managed to detain the duo along with dear meats while others ran into deep forest.
A case was filed with Sarankhola Police Station under the Wildlife (Preservation) Act, he added.