In a bizarre incident reported on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, Sonelal, a man from Hardoi has shocked doctors after he bit a snake’s head off and chewed it before spitting it out.
Sanjay Kumar, a doctor at the medical facility, who treated the man, said that he had never seen such a case and also confirmed that the man was alright even after biting a snake. “Never saw such a case. The man was alright even biting a snake,” Kumar said.
Hardoi: A farmer bit off a snake's hood after it bit him in a field; doctor Sanjay Kumar says, 'never saw such a case. The man was alright even biting a snake' (20.02.2018) pic.twitter.com/PibIOvARdW
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The farmer apparently said that he did this to take revenge from the snake as the snake bit him.
After biting off the head, he fell unconscious and was rushed to a community health centre.
A video of the man describing the incident after being treated has also been shared online.