Malkangiri: An Indian rock python hiding in bushes to attack poultry was rescued here in the district today.
Reportedly having consumed several chickens, the 10-ft-long python was hiding in bushes to target more.
According to reports, the giant snake was spotted near garden of a resident namely Barun Mandal at Jhatimati Colony in Malkangiri district since a long days targeting chickens.
After the snake came into notice today morning, the locals informed the snake helpline members for rescue.
The python was caught while it was hiding in the bushes. A dead chicken was also recovered from its hiding place.
Locals stated that snake might have consumed many chickens in a past few days.
Watch python rescue video: