Farmers carry out snake attack on tax officials

Well, this is certainly a unique way to protest unfair and corrupt tax officials made by Indian farmers (not one that we'd recommend though!):
This was one slithering, slimy way to get back at corruption when two farmers let loose snakes from three bags into a busy tax office in Lucknow. The farmers carried out this extreme treatment after being fed up with alleged bribery demands by tax officials. The incident happened in Basti, about 186 miles (300 kilometers) southeast of Lucknow.

A set of more than 40 snakes from different species and sizes were unleashed on the alleged corrupt babus. The group also contained four deadly cobras. The Uttar Pradesh state official, Ramsukh Sharma stated that the incident sent officials and clerks working in the office run out in rage and some of them climbing on top of tables to escape the snake attack.

Sharma added, "Snakes started climbing up the tables and chairs. There was total chaos. Hundreds of people gathered outside the room, some of them with sticks in their hands, shouting that the snakes should be killed."

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