Shirti : Deccan Express – Kolhapur News | A tortoise weighing 40 kg was found near Rajkumar Kognole’s farm on Shirati-Shirol road in Shirol taluka.
Citizens had gathered in large numbers on the streets to see the tortoise. Meanwhile, Rohit Kamble, Tushar Kamble and Prateek Kamble got the information and immediately took the turtle in their possession and handed it over to the forest department. (Kolhapur News)
He was then examined and released into the natural habitat. The turtle had fallen on the road around 9 pm on Wednesday.
Citizens had crowded the streets to see the huge turtle. At this time, the citizens immediately called the team along with their animal rescue person named Rohit Kamble.
He took the tortoise into custody and informed the forest department officials. The turtle was handed over to the Forest Department through the Wildlife Conservation Rescue Society.
Forest officials Gajanan Sakat, Shubham Raste, Dilip Kamble, Shahrukh Mujawar, Ramdas Bhandare, Sagar Pawar, Shubham Kamble were present on the occasion.
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