Thousands Of Birds Found Dead At Sambhar Saltwater Lake In Rajasthan | Read
PUBLISHED ON: November 12, 2019 | Duration: 3 min, 23 sec
Thousands of migratory birds of about ten species were found dead around Sambhar Lake, the country's largest inland saltwater lake near Jaipur in Rajasthan. Officials said they suspect water contamination as one of the reasons for the deaths but were awaiting viscera test reports. Though the official toll was 1,500, locals claimed the number of dead birds could be as high as 5,000.