GAIBANDHA Puratan Bazaar of the district town was
declared as formalin free fish sale centre on Wednesday at the initiative of
Sadar upazila administration upazila fisheries office and Bazar committee.
A function in this regard was held at the office of Bazar committee of the
town here yesterday afternoon.
Sadar upazila chairman Shah Sarwar Kabir attended the function and
addressed it as the chief guest and officer in charge of Sadar Thana Khan M.
Shahriar was present at the event as the special guest.
Presided over by UNO Uttam Kumar Roy the function was also addressed among
others by senior Sadar upazila fisheries officer Sanjoy Banerjee president
of Bazar committee Sekendar Ali and fish trader Krishna Kumar Dash.
After elaborate discussion upazila chairman Shah Sarwar Kabir declared the
Bazar as formalin free fish sale centre.
A number of peoples including fisheries officials fish traders consumers
and media men were present on the occasion.
Senior upazila fisheries officer Sanjoy Banerjee said earlier they
conducted the drives at the Bazar several times but no formalin mixed fishes
were found there.
Considering it they declared the Bazar as formalin free fish sale centre.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)