OPERATION OF “MOTHER HILSA PROTECTION CAMPAIGN 2018” BY BANGLADESH AIR FORCE

 
Dhaka, 25 October:- “Mother Hilsa Protection Campaign-2018” is ongoing from  07-28 October, 2018 (22 days) for the main breeding season of Hilsa as part of various steps taken by the present government to preserve the Hilsa resources. For this purpose, the goverment identified 7,000 square km Hilsa breeding ground and banned catching, selling and transporting Hilsa. As a part of that operation like every year, Bangladesh Air Force is carring out special operation like monitoring and surveillance to identify the location of illegal Hilsa fish collector by helicopter. The operation will continue till 28 October 2018.