In a sad incident, around 31 flapshell turtles were found dead in a lake in Vadodara's Kamla Nagar on June 26.
"Amazing wonders of nature! Olive Ridley turtle hatchings emerging out form the last nest at Morjim. Along with Morjim, Mandrem, Agonda and Galgibag are important beaches in Goa which attracts turtle for nesting," Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant tweeted.
Hundreds of Olive Ridley turtles came out of the nests to crawl towards Odisha's Rushikulya beach. Females of the species nest together in large numbers at mass nesting sites.
As the world is in agonising pain due to the coronavirus pandemic, nature has its own way to showcase its marvel. On Friday, millions of eggs of Olive Ridley turtles hatched and the social media went berserk with cute baby turtles making their way to the sea. The beautiful sight of the thousands of turtles crawling into the sea gives an instant ASMR effect and calms us down amid this global pandemic.
Four tent turtles, a rare breed, were found near Delhi's ISBT. The recoveries were made by the Delhi Police Crime Branch on Thursday. The turtles were found in an abandoned state. The teams of Delhi Police are trying to find the gang involved in the syndicate.