Barang: The health condition of a yellow Anaconda at Nandankanan zoo here was found to be critical by the zoo veterinarians on Monday.
According to sources, the veterinarians have reportedly found blood in the stool of Anaconda during the health examination of the snake. While the exact cause is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that the snake is suffering from the protozoan infection.
On October 22, the zoo for the first time had received eight Anacondas from the Chennai based crocodile bank. Out of which, two Anacondas, a male and a female had died on November 28 and 30 due to suspected protozoan infection.