Jharsuguda : Forest Officials rescued 8 feet Python found near Kusmel Village under Kanaktura Section of Belpahar Forest Range in Lakhanpur Block of Jharsuguda District.

As per the forest ranger Dolamani Nayak, The Python was spotted by the villagers who later informed the forest officials regarding the python. Later the forest officials along with a snake catcher rescued the python from the village and had left the python in Jhargan B. Protect Reserve Forest under Badimal.