Jajpur, Aug 12: A 45-year-old man chewed on a snake after it bit him in Jajpur district.
The man was identified as Kishor Badar, a resident of Gambharapatia village of Shalijanga panchayat in Danagadi block. The incident took place on Wednesday and the man also reportedly drank the blood of the snake.
As per reports, Badar was bitten by a common krait while returning to his house from a paddy field. He later caught hold of the snake and chewed on it. He also roamed around the village with the dead snake.
Badar instead of visiting any hospital decided to visit a local quack. Villagers said that Badar has not complained of any uneasiness after the snakebite.