Balasore: The carcass of a dolphin was found today at the Talasari beach on Sunday. The dolphin was washed ashore on Saturday night during the high tide and landed on the beach. It was spotted by a group of fishermen who reported the matter to local police.
Forest Department officials retrieved the carcass and sent it for post-mortem. “The geological name of this specie is Bottlenose dolphin. Locally it is called ‘Nakua’. The cause behind the death of the dolphin will be ascertained once the post mortem reports are out,” said an official.