21 Crocodile-Like Reptiles Die in India

December 12, 2007 By BISWAJEET BANERJEE , Associated Press Writer

(AP) -- At least 21 endangered crocodile-like reptiles have died mysteriously in a river sanctuary in central India, raising fears that one of India's last unpolluted waterways has become toxic.



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