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Effective law needed to save dolphins

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The liberalised fisheries law of the Sindh province has put into jeopardy the existence of the rare sweet water mammal, Indus River Dolphin, as it encourages more people to get fishing licence than before, which resulted in that as many as 40 dolphins were reportedly found dead in the River Indus last year."There is a dire need for better control and management of fishing activity at the River Indus as increased number of fishermen resulted in increased number of dolphin…Read More