Malkangiri, Sep 2: A 7-feet-long python was rescued from Kartanpalli village under Mathili forest division in the district today.
According to reports, the snake had entered the village three days ago. On Saturday, some villagers spotted the python and alerted the forest department.
Later, a tam of forest department reached the village and a woman forest official, Khiralata Nayak rescued the snake.
The snake was later released into the nearby jungle.