May 11, 2021

A jumbo turtle recovered in Mahestala

A jumbo turtle recovered in Mahestala

 

Maheshtala (South 24 Pargana), Aug 12: A jumbo turtle, weighing around 20 kgs, has been recovered by the police from the Hetaljhali Ganga-bank in Mahestala Municipal area on Wednesday morning. The turtle was trapped in thw fishing net of Satyajit Singh, a local fisherman while catching fish.

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People gathered to see the turtle. Police was informed. Later police informed the District forest officers to hand over the turtle that thought to be a member of endangered species.