Plastic bag causes death of whale shark in Sabah


  • Nation
  • Friday, 08 Feb 2019

KOTA KINABALU: A whale shark was found dead in waters off the Tanjung Aru beach in Menumbok, some 140km from here.

Postmortem results showed the shark had died of starvation and indigestion as it had a huge plastic bag stuck in its stomach.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!
   

Next In Nation

Zahid counters anti-Malaya sentiments at Sabah Barisan convention
No BN component party being sidelined, says Zahid
Sibu gears up to host Sukma athletes
Division in Sabah Barisan will lead to defeat at state polls, says Bung
One drowned, three rescued after fishing vessel capsized in Sekinchan
'Good Samaritan' flees after failed robbery attempt in Tawau
Cabinet to determine Malaysia's measures after ICJ ruling on Israel, says Anwar
Cops arrest two women in viral video assault case
Fly the Jalur Gemilang during National, Malaysia Day campaigns, says PM
Man drowns, another missing off Kota Tinggi, Johor

Others Also Read