A 100-kg Baghair (devil catfish) has been put on sale in Sylhet’s Lalbazar.
Fish trader Md. Alauddin who brought the giant fish to the bazar on Monday has put an asking price of Tk 1 lakh on the fish.
The fish was caught by fishermen from the Kushiyara river in Fenchuganj upazila, from whom Alauddin bought it for Tk 80,000, he said.
Meanwhile, people crowded to see the giant fish at the bazar.
Adding that eight people already showed interest to buy the fish in portions, Alauddin said he plans on selling each kg at Tk 1500-2000 on Tuesday, if the whole fish remains unsold on Monday.