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Giant ‘Tiger Shark’ caught in Chattogram

 Banshkhali (Chattogram) Correspondent

 Published: 07:44 PM, 6 December 2019   Updated: 09:15 PM, 6 December 2019

Tiger Shark

Tiger Shark

A giant tiger shark weighing around 20 maunds got caught in a fishing net in the Bay of Bengal in Banshkhali Upazila on Thursday night. 

Redwan Majhi, a fisherman of Shekherkhil union said that they found the shark when they pulled off their net around 8 pm and took it to Fishery ghat.

Mahbubur Rahman, senior fisheries officer of Banshkhali Upazila, said that the fish is known as the tiger shark. He added that this type of shark is rare in this region.

Meanwhile, enthusiastic people thronged the Fishery ghat to have a glimpse of the giant shark.