Hilsa, or ilish as it is known among Bengalis, like salmon, migrates from seawater to fresh water to breed
With the marine delicacy Hilsa being sold at Rs.1,000-Rs.1,500 per kg due to short supply, WB govt decided to check catching of small fish .
It is the ultimate in Bengali cuisine and Bengalis in both India and Bangladesh. But the hilsa, may soon disappear from Bengali homes due to man`s greed.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon