Sharks caught by tuna long-liners; sold at fishing harbour

http://www.hindu.com/2011/06/13/stories/2011061360020300.htm

13 June 2011

Sharks along with dolphins and whales are under threat due to their capture by tuna long-liners in the Bay of Bengal. About two and a half dozen sharks each weighing 40 to 50 kg each were sold by some agents from Kerala at the fishing harbour here on Sunday.

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