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Kerala News

Pediatrician bitten by Python in Palakkad

Covai Post Network

Kochi: A doctor was bitten by a python while he was trying to put the reptile inside a gunny bag at Attapadi in Palakkad today.

The 6 feet long snake was trying to slither into the Tribal Speciality hospital at Kottathara terrorising the patients and hospital staff.

It was at this time paediatrician Dr P Ramesh and others caught the snake. He was admitted to the ICU where is recovering, hospital sources said.

He is used to catching snakes.

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