Gaibandha Puratan Bazar fish sale centre declared formalin free

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)