The six-foot-long python was found coiled around the plastic net fenced compound wall of a local resident in Thana Sahi
Keonjhar, July 20: Onlookers were left in a state of panic after a six-foot-long python was found coiled around the plastic fenced compound wall of a local resident in Thana Sahi under Telkoi Forest Range in Keonjhar district on Tuesday.
The resident identified as Pir Mohammad Khan first came across the reptile late on Monday night, says report.
After Khan’s family members rang up Forest Department officials for assistance, they reached the spot by today morning and carefully transferred the python into a snake bag.
The python rescued today was six feet in length and aged around one year and eight months old, said an official.
After the reptile was found to be in good health the officials have released it into the Samakoi Reserve Forest of late.
Notably, the Snake Helpline had rescued a 10-feet-long python from Infocity area in Bhubaneswar yesterday. After some onlookers spotted the reptile in front of Mind Tree building, the assistance of Snake Helpline was taken.