The Supreme Committee for Fisheries Development in Lake Nasser in Egypt decided to implement the complete closure of the lake for a month and a half ending in mid-April.
The closure of the lake comes to achieve the desired economic return by increasing production of high-quality “organic” fish, in implementation of the directives of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi regarding the development and development of the lakes.
Major General Ashraf Attia, Governor of Aswan, said that he does not tolerate poaching, as from the beginning of next April, the violating fishermen will be referred to the Public Prosecution, in the event of non-compliance with fishing controls, the use of legal nets, fishing method or other violations, and he will follow up in the field with security campaigns and surprise visits. .
Source: The Seventh Day