In a recent incident in Gajapatinagar, Vizianagaram district, locals discovered an eight feet long python in Puritipenta. The concerned residents promptly informed the forest department about the presence of the snake.
Forest department officers quickly responded to the call and managed to safely capture the python. The reptile was securely tied, and efforts were made to ensure the welfare of the creature. Following the rescue, the python was shifted to a nearby forest area, away from populated zones.
The incident highlights the collaborative effort between the community and forest department officials in addressing wildlife encounters. The successful rescue operation ensures the safe relocation of the python, contributing to the preservation of local biodiversity.