Illegal Sale of Whitefish in Ararat Region

Illegal Sale of Whitefish in Ararat Region

As a result of the inspections carried out by Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body and policemen in Masis, Artashat, Vedi and Ararat towns, 40 items of whitefish weighing a total of 20 kg were found. The fish are confiscated and handed over to the specialized orphanage in Nor Kharberd, as Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body.

The sale of whitefish was carried out during the spawning season of whitefish in Lake Sevan (from December 25, 2020 to January 20, 2021 inclusive), during which industrial whitefish fishing is prohibited.

January 18, 2021 at 17:30