Drunk man in northern India bites snake into pieces after it attacked him

An Indian man took bizarre revenge on a snake that bit him, by biting the snake into pieces.

The reptile attacked him at his home at around 4am on 29 July, in Etah, Uttar Pradesh.

Twenty-five-year-old Rajkumar, from Etah's Asrauli village, was drunk when he bit the snake, according to his father, Baburam.

His condition was serious when he was taken to hospital, where he is now being treated.

His family cremated the snake after the attack.