Athagarh: A 10-ft-long python was rescued from road near a river in Athagarh area of Cuttack district last night.
The locals rescued the giant snake while it was crossing the road near Sapua River.
According to reports, the python was spotted by some youth traveling on the road. They informed the forest department, but the officials did not reach the spot.
Without wasting time, the commuters caught the snake. The locals gathered at the site to see the python caught on the road.