Olive Ridley babies go to sea in Odisha in viral videos

Olive Ridley babies go to sea in Odisha in viral videos

Remember in March this year, when over four lakh Olive Ridley turtles arrived for nesting at the Gahirmatha beach?

Well, the eggs have hatched and the Olive Ridley babies are making their way to the sea. While the world was asleep and inside their homes trying to self-isolate, the early morning spectacle was taking place at the Gahirmatha beach in Kendrapara. The beach is one of the world's largest rookeries of the endangered species.

The video of the magical scene was shared on Twitter by Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Susanta Nanda. Take a look: