November 27 , 2023
- Ghol fish was declared the state fish of Gujarat by Chief Minister during a two-day Global Fisheries Conference India 2023 in Ahmedabad.
- Ghol fish is one of the largest fish found in India.
- The fish is found in the marine areas of Gujarat and Maharashtra in a golden-brown colour.
- The fish is valuable and is in demand because of its meat and air bladder.
- Ghol fish is used to make beer and wine and its air bladder is used in pharmaceuticals.