02 February 2020
Balasore: A seven-foot-long alligator was rescued by local fishermen from Barajadeuli under Bahanaga block of Balasore district, today.
The locals were out for fishing when instead fish an alligator was caught in their nets. It was brought to shore where hundreds of villagers of all age gathered to get a look of the amphibian.
The Wildlife Department officials were duly informed so that the animal could be set free in its natural habitat.