Why kill these gentle giants of the oceans, nature lovers question 150kg stingray catch

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MIRI: Giant stingrays are being blatantly caught offshore northern Sarawak by local fishermen, and nature lovers are questioning whether there is a need to catch and kill these gentle giants of the ocean.

On Friday (March 22) morning, a local fishermen in Sibuti district, 60km south of Miri, publicly boasted about catching a stingray weighing 150kg in the South China Sea off the coast here.

Source: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/03/22/why-kill-these-gentle-giants-of-the-oceans-nature-lovers-question-150kg-stingray-catch/

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