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Wednesday, 09 November 2016 - 15:18
Carcass of a giant sea lion found in Mannar
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Carcass of a giant sea lion has washed ashore in Mannar. Officials attached to the Sri Lanka Navy at Mannar camp have found the decaying body.

The sea lion weighs around 450-500 kilos, they say.

It is believed that the animal has died from explosives used for fishing.

Wildlife officials in Vavuniya will commence an inquiry into the body tomorrow.



Pics by Vanni Romesh Madusanka

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