A python and its young has been rescued by the people attending a burial at the Amunuyaya Mallagolla burial grounds.
The twenty feet long python and around fifty baby pythons were entrapped in a burrow near an old concrete covered grave at the burial grounds situated in a dense jungle. After rescuing the python and its young people were holding onto the python. Later on around 7 pm the python and its young were taken into custody by the Rathgammana forest officers. And the officials stated that the pythons will be released in a suitable environment.