A suspected spy pigeon was caught in the coastal area of Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district. The pigeon’s legs are equipped with cameras and microchips.
First Published Mar 9, 2023, 11:46 AM IST
A suspected spy pigeon was caught in the coastal area of Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district. The pigeon’s legs are equipped with cameras and microchips. This pigeon was captured on the coast of Paradip. Something was written on the pigeon’s wings in an incomprehensible language. It is in this context that the police suspect that the bird is being used for espionage. Details.. A few days ago some fishermen who went fishing in the sea found a pigeon sitting on their trawler. The bird was caught and handed over to the Marine Police.
The police also confirmed the incident. “Veterinarians examine the bird. We turn to the state forensic science laboratory to examine the devices attached to its legs. The devices seem to be cameras and microchips,” Jagatsinghpur Superintendent of Police Rahul PR said. It is also said that something is seen written on the bird’s wings in a language unknown to the local police. The SP said that they will also take the help of experts to find out what was written.
Peetamber Behera, an employee of the fishing trawler said that he saw the pigeon on the boat. He said that he noticed some devices attached to the legs of the bird. He said that he also found something written on the wings of a pigeon.. but he could not understand it as it was not in Odia. He said he caught the bird when he got close to it.
Last Updated Mar 9, 2023, 11:46 AM IST