The poachers managed to flee
Members of the Forest Department seized 15kg of venison from poachers, who were transporting the meat through Pashur River in Mongla, Bagerhat.
Belayet Hossain, Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) of Sundarbans East zone said a patrol team from the forest department was on their regular duty on Saturday morning when they spotted a fishing boat.
Detecting the forest conservation officers, three people on the boat fled.”We are suspecting that the trio was returning to their destination after poaching a deer. A case has been filed in connection with the incident, added Belayet.