India is home to one of the rare species of river shark – the Ganges Shark, a rare freshwater species listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN. Other species include the bull shark, which can live in freshwater as well as salty areas, and the spadenose shark, which was highly overfished and is nowadays extremely rare.
List of the Different Types of Sharks in India
|Blue Shark||6-11 feet||Not aggressive|
|Bull Shark||7-12 feet||Highly aggressive|
|Ganges Shark||5.8-6.6 feet||Not aggressive|
|Oceanic Whitetip Shark||10-13 feet||Highly aggressive|
|Spadenose Shark||2-2.4 feet||Not aggressive|
|Tiger Shark||10-14 feet||Highly aggressive|