Narayanganj: Department of Environment (DoE) fined a beverage factory in Narayanganj Tk13 lakh for polluting environment.
A team of DoE, led by MD Alamgir, director (Monitoring and enforcement), in a drive realised the fine from the factory in Siddhirganj of the district on Tuesday.
The DoE in a circular said the beverage factory manufacturing soft drinks like Euro Cola, Fizz-up, fruit drink Mangolee and energy drinks Royal Tiger , Black Horse, etc. had been continuing to pollute the environment in the factory area.
During the drive, the owner of the factory admitted to his offence polluting the environment and begged pardon for this.