The pirates steel no less than 800 to 1000 million Taka worth of goods from marine fisheries in the
“For the lack of security and
According to Marine sources, Bangladeshi water territory is an excellent location for marine fisheries, due to the presence of fifteen different types of Prawn. Unfortunately, 30 percent of these resources are plundered by pirates.
The pirates sometimes even kidnap the Bangladeshi fishermen at gunpoint and hold them hostage while the pirates unload fish from Bangladeshi fishing boats, said another Bangladeshi fisherman.
According to a source from Burma, Thai trawlers are not only looting marine fisheries from Bangladesh but also in Burma Arakan water following damage caused in Thai marine fisheries due to a large number and lengthy presence of Thai modern fishing trawlers.#
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