July 24, 2021

A “fishing gear addiction” was caught in India and is now being investigated by the Indian police, TV channel NDTV reported.

The news channel said the man had purchased 12kg (24.8lb) of fishing gear from a Chinese seller, including a huge catch of a massive sea serpent, a rare sea turtle and a massive fish.

The fish was worth nearly Rs 1.9 lakh and the sea serpent was worth Rs 1 lakh, NDTV said.

It said the Indian authorities were investigating the case.