April 1, 2018
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.