India

The ministry of environment and forest, in India, has put a ban on the removal of shark fins on board vessels at sea. “The policy prescribes that any possession of shark fins that are not naturally attached to the body of the shark, would amount to hunting of a schedule I species, which get the highest degree of protection,” said an official.

http://zeenews.india.com/news/eco-news/india-bans-removal-of-shark-fins-on-seas_871271.html

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