Labuan fisherman catches massive grouper, sells it for RM13,000 in Malaysia.
LABUAN: A fisherman has reeled in from the depths of the Semarang waters a monstrous grouper that he described as “a fish of a golden time”, according to the local fishmongers.
It was a giant fish weighing 241kg, said one of them, identifying himself as Rosli.
He said a local fish noodle businessman bought the fish, known locally as 'keratang', for RM13,255.- 1.3m naira
Rosli said the fisherman, who sells ocean resources to fishmongers here, had landed the grouper with a rod and reel after a 30-minute battle in the waters near the Sumandak Charlie oil rig.
The fisherman brought his catch to the Labuan wet market.