Monday, April 22, 2019 | ePaper
Mobile court realises Tk 2 cr in one year
Mobile courts realised nearly Taka two crores and filled around four thousand cases in a year starting March 2018 in the port city.
District administration sources said they conducted 1,615 drives from March 2018 to February 2019 and lodged 4,037 cases against the defaulters.
The District administration also realised fines from 3,649 persons during the period.
Mohammad Nazer Hossain, President of Consumers Association Bangladesh(CAB) told BSS that the ongoing drives of mobile court not enough and it should be intensified further. Talking to BSS Mohammad Ilias Hossain, Deputy Commissioner of Chattogram said that the trend of crimes lessened with maximum extents following the mobile court drives against the Consumers Rights act, Vehicle Act, Drugs Act, Fire Act and Environment Act in the city.
The district administration is also resisting the eve teasing, abuse of drugs and supply of adulterated foods in the city as elsewhere in the upazila headquarters of the district, he added.