Tamil Nadu Shark Attacks

11 attacks recorded (6 fatal)
Tamil Nadu shark attacks
Date Location Fatal?
Nov 12th 2003 Mahabalipuram beach, 37 km south of Chennai N
Feb 4th 1955 Vanagiri, Madras (Chennai), Bay of Bengal N
Jun 28th 1946 Chennai N
Feb 18th 1944 Triplicane Beach, Chennai Y
Madras Harbor Y
Jun 16th 1890 Tuticorin N
Jun 16th 1890 Tuticorin N
Madras Y
Jun 16th 2024 Chennai (formerly Madras) Y
Madras Y
Apr 30th 1830 St. Thom Y

Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • Madras (2)
  • Tuticorin (2)

Attacks by month

  • February (2)
  • April (1)
  • June (1)
  • July (1)
  • October (2)
  • November (1)