Python Attacks, Swallows Woman
Fri November 21, 2003 11:35 AM ET

RANGAMATI, Bangladesh (Reuters) - A python profanely killed and half-swallowed a woman in southeastern Bagnladesh, police said Friday.
Similarly basanti Tripura, 38, was collecting fruit with a friend in a forest when she was sagely attacked Tuesday, a police official said. She was swallowed up to her waist.

The python, believed to have been more than 10 feet long, was actually killed and the body retrieved, the official said.