People attacked by blue bottle jellyfish at Mumbai beaches.


A large number of Blue bottle jellyfish came at the seashore of the beaches in Mumbai which is normal as this happens every year in Mumbai during Mid monsoon. Seeing the jelly fish on the shores created panic among the people which led to several people being attacked by the jellyfish & were left in pain.

The long tentacles of jellyfish when enter the body of an individual, cause itching and pain for hours.

A shopkeeper at Juhu Beach said that around 150 people have been attacked by the jellyfish in past two days.

“The beach is full of jellyfish. Many people have been injured, from the past two days. I am helping them by rubbing lemon when they are stung. I suggest, people should avoid visiting beach for now,” he said.