Dead Bryde’s Whale Spotted on Juhu Beach in Mumbai
Dead Bryde’s whale on Juhu beach. (Photo: <b>The Quint</b>)
Dead Bryde’s whale on Juhu beach. (Photo: The Quint)

Dead Bryde’s Whale Spotted on Juhu Beach in Mumbai

A 35-40 feet long dead whale was spotted on Juhu beach on Thursday night, the DNA reported. The dead mammal has been identified as a Bryde’s Whale, and was noticed by joggers at around 9 pm.

From initial examination, the whale seems to have died a day or two ago. It bloated and was then carried in by the tide to the beach.

Makrand Ghodke, Assistant Conservator of Forest (Mangroves Protection Cell)
Cranes have been called in to remove the whale (Photo: <b>The Quint</b>)
Cranes have been called in to remove the whale (Photo: The Quint)

Earlier this month, 80 whales were beached in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu and approximately 45 of them died.

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