Reportedly, a huge whale shark has been caught in Pakistan. According to sources, a fishermen from Chashma Goth got this huge fish in their fishing nets. Whale Shark, having length of approx 5.5 to 10 m with the weight of 19,000 kg. The fish caught entangled in the fishing net was further shifted to Karachi Fish Harbor.
According to blog published at Pakistan Today, Fishermen went for expedition for 15 days and resulted in this huge hunt. After the shipment of Whale shark to Harbor, it was sold.
The number of sea creatures are dying abruptly due to various reasons that occurs. From plastic pollution to accidental hunts. The hunt of Whale shark and other kinds of shark is part of Chinese culture and cuisine. The shark fin soup is so popular. While these creatures are also used in various medicinal purposes.
Immediate action and notice should be taken on this huge loss. The concerned authority has to look into this matter. These kinds of incidents are increasing day by day resulting in great loss of worthy lives.
News Source: Pakistan Today
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