Krishna: A giant Manta ray weighing approximately over two tonnes, was caught in the blue waters near Gilakaladindi area of Machilipatnam in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday evening.

The fishermen say that the they will auction the giant Manta gray fish and it will be sold for at least Rs 50,000.

[amp-tweet tweetid=""]

Fish 2

The Manta ray was caught near Gilakaladindi area by a fishing trawler. Owing to its size and rarity, people may cough up more money for giant fish, the fishermen added.

Fish 1

Meanwhile the Manta ray was put to display by the fishermen.People were left astounded when they saw the rare catch.

Newsmeter Network

An independent digital media platform that brings you credible news stories and Analysis of current affairs as they unfold.

Next Story