Every year from April 15 to July 15 in the Van province of Western Armenia, the fishing in Lake Van is officially banned due to the natural  reproduction of fish. Strict control measures have been taken this year. However, some people managed to illegally catch 10 tons of tarekh.

As a result of the traffic control carried out by the Van police subdivisions, two trucks were stopped. As a result of the search, 10 tons of fish were found in the trunks.