Udupi: A 20-ft-long dead whale was found on the shores of Malpe beach here, on August 6 morning.
The big whale was in a state of decomposition, exuding a putrid smell around the beach. The locals who spotted the whale lying in a decomposed state, informed the City Municipality Council and the Fisheries officials.
President of the Udupi City Municipal Council Yuvraj and the local councillor Sandhya visited the spot. A JCB was brought to dig the ground. Later, the whale was buried in the sea shore.