A resident of the United Arab Emirates suffered from a shark attack in the Omani Gulf of the Indian Ocean.
The incident occurred 5 nautical miles from the coast of the town of Khor Fakkan in the emirate of Sharjah.
The 41-year-old man was attacked when he sailed 3 meters from the boat where he was fishing with his friend.
It was the intervention of the latter, who shot a predator from a fishing gun, saved the unfortunate fisherman who, with several serious wounds on his leg, was taken to the hospital.
According to fishermen, the weight of the attacking shark was about 200 kilograms.