With a view to shield them from the perspective of breeding of fish within the wet season, fishing will likely be banned within the district from June 16 to August 15. Assistant Director Fisheries knowledgeable that beneath sub-section-2 of Part-3 of Chhattisgarh River Fisheries Act 1972, 16 June to fifteen August has been declared as closed season, on account of which fishing is banned within the district. Will keep He mentioned that every one sorts of fishing within the river, nallahs or small rivers, tributaries on which irrigation ponds, reservoirs (small) have been constructed, will likely be fully prohibited in the course of the mentioned interval. For violation of those guidelines, beneath Rule-3(5) of the Chhattisgarh State Fisheries Modification Act 1981, on conviction, there’s a provision of imprisonment of 1 12 months or a high quality of ten thousand rupees or each collectively. The Assistant Director clarified that the above guidelines wouldn’t be relevant solely in small ponds or different water sources which aren’t associated to any river or stream.