Merit From SinA Cambodian vendor who sells animals for making merit showed a huge turtle upside down. It’s been criticised amongst social media before local people bought it to release.
SATTAHIP – April 1,2016 [PattayaDailyNews]; a Cambodian vendor identifie as Mrs.Na aged 40 who sells freshwater animals for someone who makes merit, she showed a big turtle upside down on the ground in the market. The buyers really sympathised the turtle but they were afraid that the price is so expensive.
The vendor claimed that price of huge turtle is 999 baht and she has showed it like this for a couple days. In addition, she also sells other freshwater fish and bird. Her buyer is someone who wants to make merit by releasing these animals.
Later someone shared the picture of the turtle on social media. It became criticised matter amongst social media. Mrs.Kamolthip Wangmaitree aged 56 decided to help all turtles from her and she paid about 1,000 baht before she released them to their place.