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1000 Fish were Released in the Sungai Chalil Sanctuary.

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21 February 2024

21 February 2024 I Gua Musang, Kelantan

YB Dato’ Shaari bin Mat Hussain, Deputy Chairman of the Agriculture, Agro-Food Industry and Commodities Committee, Kelantan State Government and Deputy Director General of Fisheries (Development) YBrs. Tuan Haji Bohari bin Haji Leng completed the release program of 1000 kelah fish in the Sungai Chalil Sanctuary.


Sungai Chalil Sanctuary is a new activity managed by myKomuniti Perikanan (myKP) of Kampung Kesedar Chalil. In this sanctuary there are two species which are kelah and tengas.


This sanctuary was created to preserve and increase the population of river fish in their original habitat.


For information, since 2019 the Department of Fisheries Malaysia has released species of kelah fish, river lampan fish, kerai fish, lobster, terbul and tengas along this chalil river.
Also present in this program are YABrs. Tuan Haji Nik Raisnan bin Haji Daud, Head of Gua Musang Colony, Dr. Erniyta binti Osman Kelantan State Fisheries Director and Kelantan State Fisheries Office Staff.

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