Experts of the operational headquarters for search and destroy sharks in the Far East on Monday drove the boat out to sea white shark coming up the coast to the village of the South Sea, told RIA Novosti the Institute of Marine Biology, Far East Branch of the name Zhirmunsky (FEB RAS).
August 17 shark attacked a local resident in the Bay Dennis Udovenko Telyakovskii, biting his hands. The victim underwent surgery, is no threat to his life.
After this incident, Emergency Situations Ministry to visit all the beaches and warned tourists of the danger. Bathing on the beaches of Khasan district of Primorye prohibited. August eighteenth shark attacked a 16-year-old boy at the island Zheltukhina. Shark, 20 meters from the island clung swimmer's feet. The victim was taken by boat to the city hospital and underwent surgery. The doctors said that they will save the boys feet.
"The shark was spotted off the coast, to be safe, it was decided to drive it away by boat further out to sea," — said the source.
According to him, the scientists believe that it is — white shark, which is probably part of the pack that attacked people in the past week. "It is possible that the shark attacked people out of curiosity, not knowing what the creature in front of her," — said the source.
Previously reported, after two cases of shark attacks on humans in Primorye, Vladivostok, the demand for gear for catching sharks. In addition, one of the most popular online resource Primorye came the suggestion that the lease shall be for exotic boats fishing for sharks.