Tk 8 lakh fish poisoned to death in Gazipur
Miscreants have poisoned fish worth Tk 8 lakh to death in a waterbody at Kaliganj upazila in Gazipur district.
Police and locals said Golam Kibria of Birgaon village under Nabinagar upazila in Brahmanbaria bought a piece of land at Bhasania village in Kaliganj upazila and has been cultivating fish there.
Caretaker of the farm found dead fishes floating in the water body on Friday.
The victim claimed that the extent of loss could go up to Tk 8 lakh.
Ulukhola police outpost in-charge sub-inspector Md Jakir Hossain said the miscreants might have poured poison into the pond two to three days ago, killing the fish, over previous enmity.