At Tribeni, the programme was attended by Assistant Fisheries Officer, Mr. Tanmoy Dasand members from the local authority. Dr B.K Das highlighted the importance of river Ganga and briefed about the CIFRI activities under the estimeedNamamiGange program. Heasked to avoid indiscriminate fishing practices, and conserve Gangetic biodiversity including Dolphin.
In addition to this, Dr. Das urged the fishermen and local residents to be diligent towards conserving the mother Ganges. A mass awareness campaign was alsocarried out covering more than 100 local fishers and women fishers along with local residence towards sustainable fisheries, Hilsa and Dolphin conservation. The programme was attended by the scientists of CIFRI along NMCG project members.