PB-BEAS-DEAD FISH - Large number of fish found dead in Beas
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Chandigarh, May 17 (PTI) A large number of dead fish were found floating in Beas today after molasses from a sugar factory leaked into the river, an official said.
Residents noticed the dead fresh water fish in the river in Punjab's Beas town, about 40 km from the state capital of Amritsar, and informed the authorities.
Officials, including Deputy Commissioner of Amritsar Kamaldeep Singh Sangha, and experts from the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and wildlife department visited the site t ...