snakebite

Snakebite fear grips Diviseema as Krishna floodwater discharge rises

Increasing floodwater in river Krishna has led to a rise in fear of snakebite among residents living downstream.

published on : 13th September 2022

Boy dies of snakebite in BC hostel in Telangana's Birkur

Jinka Murli said that he was told by the watchman that a snake entered the hostel room and bit Sai Raj sometime during the night.

published on : 11th September 2022

Anti-venom centre will help prevent snakebite deaths 

The minister said the centre, which will be fully functional in the next five years, will help prevent deaths caused by snakebite, especially to farmers.

published on : 5th July 2022

Odisha: Kendrapara’s snake man succumbs to cobra bite

The irony couldn’t have been starker. Kendrapara’s well-known snake catcher Sk.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Snakebite kills boy in Hyderabad residential school

While post-mortem results are awaited, the incident came to light when the parents brought it to the notice of police on Monday.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Andhra Pradesh goverment announces Rs 5 lakh to kin of residential school snakebite victim

Doctors say condition of 2 students who are undergoing treatment has improved

published on : 6th March 2022

Snake bites kill 75 in Bengaluru in two months; rescuers not paid honorarium for three years

The state budget allocates Rs 25 lakh for animal welfare but this is not being utilized for snake rescue as BBMP claims it is not meant for wildlife.  

published on : 17th July 2018