The fishermen on Sunday in Bahanaga area in Balasore district would have never contemplated that their ordinary Sunday will turn into an adventurous expedition.
While having ventured into the sea thinking to have a good catch, a huge crocodile was caught in the net instead to their dismay.
The crocodile was 6 feet long and is suspected to be a saltwater crocodile species.
The fishermen brought the crocodile to land and informed the forest officials. The forest officials took the crocodile in their custody for further examination before setting it free.