Large snake takes refuge in car's engine and refuses to be rescued in India
A resident of Pune in western India noticed a large rat snake hiding under the bonnet of their car.
Worried that it may have gone inside, he called snake rescuer Saidas Kusal to recover the serpent.
Saidas spotted the snake as soon as he lifted the hood and grabbed its tail.
But his attempt to pull the snake out failed as it was reluctant to come out and had entwined itself with the engine's parts.
Saidas said: “Its tail was near the top of the hood and the head was moving towards