Snakes are deadly, at least they look deadly. There are both venomous and non-venomous snakes and amongst the venomous ones – some are deadly, some are not. The ones we are going to talk about here are some of the most lethal ones and have killed people in moments of realization. Here are the top 5 snakes that can kill in a wink!
Inland Taipans are sometimes known as ‘fierce’. Their bite can kill us in less than an hour. It has a paralysing toxin that causes brain haemorrhage and also impacts blood vessels. There are deadly snakes that release neurotoxins and hemotoxins which attack our body on multiple targets.
Being one of the most lethal across the world, King Cobras can release venom that can kill around 20 people in a go. Its venom attacks the respiratory tracts and the centres in the brain and can kill you in less than 15 minutes!
Black-banded Sea Krait
Black-banded Sea Krait is also known as the Chinese sea snake. It is found in the Pacific Ocean. The neurotoxin the Chinese sea snake releases directly attacks the nervous system and it results in paralysis, convulsions, cardiac arrest, internal bleeding and so much more.
These are small snakes but way too irritable and aggressive and their venom is equally lethal. It causes intense pain and the wound is deadly. The Saw-Scaled Viper is responsible for over 5000 deaths every year. People die within 30 minutes of the bite. These snakes are found in central Asia and the Middle East.
Pythons will be pythons! All pythons really do is wrap themselves around and suffocate you to death. People keep pythons as pets but that’s a disastrous idea! They are no doubt attractive and exquisite but they are even more unpredictable. One moment they are being friendly, the other they are squeezing you to death.
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