Dead Fish

Declining Oxygen Levels Cause Hundreds of Fish Deaths in the Guwahati Pond

Assam Fisheries Minister Parimal Suklabaidya said on Sunday that the depletion of dissolved oxygen levels in ponds due to environmental degradation has claimed the lives of hundreds of fishes in Dighalipukhuri on Guwahati Island. Since Saturday night, a large number of dead fish have been found floating in the water body, and then the minister has directed his department officials to visit the site and determine the exact cause.