An enormous python, caught within the tyre of a automobile, was rescued in Mumbai on Monday. The python reportedly brought about a visitors jam within the Maharashtra capital because it slithered throughout a busy highway earlier than hiding below the automobile. A video of the python rescue has now gone viral on social media, leaving many in disbelief over the snake’s dimension and presence within the metropolis.
Indian Forest Service officer Susanta Nanda was amongst those that shared the clip on Twitter. Within the video, snake catchers had been seen working collectively to take away the snake from the place it was caught within the tyre. After eradicating the automobile’s tyre to free the python, they carried it to the aspect of the highway as curious passersby watched.
“In monsoon snakes can sneak into automobiles. Simply be little cautious,” wrote Mr Nanda whereas posting the video on the microblogging platform Tuesday.
In monsoon snakes can sneak into automobiles. Simply be little cautious. pic.twitter.com/C6mzWkZSLH
— Susanta Nanda IFS (@susantananda3) September 22, 2020
The rescue video has gone viral with hundreds of views throughout social media platforms.
“Now that is an enormous snake,” wrote one particular person within the feedback part, whereas one other mentioned, “So surprising”.
In line with information company PTI, a police official mentioned that the python brought about a visitors jam because it slithered throughout the Jap Categorical Freeway on Monday morning.
Automobile drivers and motorcyclists stopped to have a look at the almost 10-feet-long snake’s try to cross the highway, inflicting a visitors jam on the busy freeway, he mentioned.
After crossing the highway, the python hid below the automobile. The snake was handed over to the forest division which later launched it in a forest in Thane district.
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