The English version of the signboard in the Delhi Zoo . . .
However, I found out a new fallacy during one of my village visits last month.
The belief is that big rat snakes tie up the legs of cows with its body and tail and drinks milk from the cow's udders. Quite a lot of villagers I encountered believed this so much that they ensured that the big rat snakes are killed.
Click here for the Hindi version of this post . .. ...