- An Indian man posted a viral video of him eating a dead snake.
- He claimed that doing so would "keep Covid at bay," India Today reported.
- Environmentalists shared the video with law enforcement officers, leading to the 50-year-old's arrest.
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The man, known only as Vadivelu, shared a video of him ripping a dead snake in two and then consuming large portions of it.
"It keeps Covid at bay," Vadivelu claimed, India Today reported.