Dead Whale Shark Auctioned

 

A whale shark was found dead by a fisherman near the Karachi port and was auctioned at 1.7 million Pakistani rupees.The shark will be displayed for the public for and the visitors will be charged for it. According to the fisherman the whale was 12 meter long, weighed almost seven tonnes and five cranes were used to lift it. International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources has declared it as a vulnerable species.

Article publié pour la première fois le 08/02/2012

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