January 21, 2021, 2:48 pm
Mahmudul Hasan Pirganj (Rangpur): The district administration, Rangpur’s mobile court today (December 22) imposed a fine of Rs 6 lakh on various brickfields in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur district for various irregularities including activities harmful to the environment.
A mobile court was conducted by the district administration in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur district on Tuesday. It was led by Mahmud Hasan Mridha, Executive Magistrate, District Administration, Rangpur.
Mahmud Hasan Mridha, executive magistrate of the district administration, said such raids would be continued in all upazilas of Rangpur district. RAB-13, Department of Environment and Fire Service assisted in the operation.
He further said that the owners of 4 brickfields were fined Tk 6 lakh for operating the brickfields in violation of the instructions and conducting activities harmful to the environment. In addition, some brick kilns were demolished and illegal installations were destroyed.