30 dead baleen whales on Tiruchendur shore
Officials said 30 of the washed ashore baleen whales were dead near the Tiruchendur beach in this district.
Sources claimed that another 250 of the same species were stranded in shallow waters.
Efforts to push the stranded mammals into deep waters are being made.
A team of fisheries department's officials had hurried to the scene to conduct a preliminary probe.