Snake Kiran who is well known for catching snakes has been hospitalized with snake bite at Sivamogga in Karnataka.Snake Kiran is well known name among three southern states Karnataka, AP and Tamil Nadu. He used to help people by catching snakes and leaving them in forests. As per reports Snake kiran was bitten by white king cobra when he tried to catch it.
As a daily practice Kiran received a call on Monday saying that a Swetanagu (white king cobra) was found in the building at New Mandli Layout near Sivamogga. The building was under constructions and the feared people called Kiran for help.
Snake Kiran rushed to the place and within no time he caught hold of the rare snake. But when he tried to keep it in a bottle the rare snake bit him at his right hand.He immediately rushed to a private hospital at Kuvempunagar after he slipped into the stage of unconscious. He was shifted to ICU now. Kiran has so far caught 4,000 snakes, including 30 king cobras.