Whale ambergris: Whale vomit worth Rs 7.7 crore recovered from two people | Over 7 Kg of ambergris.

Whale vomit worth Rs 7.7 crore recovered from two people | Over 7 Kg of ambergris.

Over 7 kg of ambergris, also known as whale vomit, has been seized from two persons trying to sell it in Lower Parel.  The value of seized whale vomit in the international market is Rs 1 lakh.  7.7 crores.

Whale vomit worth Rs 7.7 crore recovered from two people.

Over 7 kg of ambergris, also known as whale vomit, has been seized from two persons trying to sell it in Lower Parel.  The value of seized whale vomit in the international market is Rs 1 lakh.  7.7 crores.

According to a report published in the Indian Express, the police swung into action after the Mumbai Crime Branch received information that two men had gone to Lower Parel to find the buyer of ambergris.

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 After getting the information, a team reached the Sitaram Mill premises located in Lower Parel.  As soon as people reached the spot, the police searched their car and recovered 7.7 kg of ambergris.  The accused are residents of Raigad.

Earlier in a similar case, three persons were arrested from Mulund for possessing ambergris.  2 crores.

what is whale vomit?.

Ambergris or whale vomit is also known as ‘floating gold’ because it is sometimes found floating on the surface of the ocean.  It is produced in the digestive system of the sperm whale.

Whale vomit worth Rs 7.7 crore recovered from two people | Over 7 Kg of ambergris.
Whale vomit worth Rs 7.7 crore recovered from two people | Over 7 Kg of ambergris.

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Initially, ambergris has a fecal odor, however, it develops a pleasant aroma after the mucilage dries.  It is used in the perfume industry.

 In India, buying or selling ambergris is prohibited under the Wildlife Protection Act.