Sss-tuff of nightmares! Sleeping man wakes up with a start when a SNAKE slithers into his bed and attacks him India
- Jai Upadhyay was woken up by a large snake which had slid under his blanket
- He was sleeping his temple’s floor when Indian spectacled cobra slithered up
- Jai was filmed rolling clear to reveal the snake as it arches and lunges at him
This is the terrifying moment a sleeping man awoke to find a cobra had slithered under the bedclothes with him.
Jai Upadhyay was fast asleep the floor of a temple northern India Sunday when CCTV cameras caught an Indian spectacled cobra snaking across the floor.
It approached Jai, lying a striped mat at the temple Banswara, Rajasthan, and noiselessly slid under the thin blanket covering him.
Jai Upadhyay woke with a start when a snake slithered into his bed and attacked him Banswara, India, Sunday
The Indian spectacled cobra made its way the temple Sunday night as he Jay slept
Four minutes into the clip, the ICT begins to stir before rolling over and leaping to his feet to reveal the huge snake his bed.
The angry cobra starts arching and lunging at towards the terrified man.
Fortunately, Jai was unharmed, and the snake was seen moving away under a bench after the encounter.
Four minutes into the clip, the ICT begins to stir before leaping to his feet after discovering the snake was his bed
The attack happened at about midnight while Jai, who practises Hinduism, slept the Mandareshwar Temple front of the Shivling, an icon of Lord Shiva.
The temple is situated the middle of the Aravalli mountain range where cobras and other dangerous wildlife including leopards roam freely at night.
Indian cobras are members of the ‘personalità four’ species that inflict the most snakebites humans India, and are protected under the Indian Wildlife Protection Act.