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We do not have to wait to have a quorum. We do not have to wait till we are old and retired, and have nothing to do except play a game or two.
What I find even more fascinating is that the snake that took you back to square one was usually symbolised by the vice of anger.
Numerous children have experienced the thrill of going up a ladder and the despair of going down a snake, but few people know the origins of this game or understand its roots in Indian culture.
Firm in his belief that snakes are instrumental in upholding the delicate balance of the ecosystem, Chella, over the past decade, has orchestrated the rescue of 50,000 serpents across the district.
The latest snake I rescued was a baby cobra, which was spotted in an open area near the venue of an Independence Day function, where the chief minister was to unfurl the flag, says Pawan Jogpal.