A suckermouth catfish, also called the satan fish, was caught within the floodwaters in Hyderabad as the town has been receiving steady rainfall.
Residents of Ramantapur within the metropolis discovered the fish of their flooded neighbourhood after it apparently made its method there as a consequence of flood discharge from close by rivers via drains and canals.
Visuals from the locality confirmed a girl holding the fish, which has sharp fins and backbone, in her palms as her neighbours gathered to catch a glimpse.
The satan fish is understood to devour different fish varieties, harming business fishing actions and inflicting losses to fishermen. It is alien to Telangana although it has been sighted a number of instances in recent times within the state’s rivers.
Meanwhile, a flood alert has been sounded alongside Godavari amid steady rainfall.