A Russell’s viper in the proximity of a rice field worker, South India.(Photo: Ben Owens)

Wildbuzz: Russell’s viper causes maximum deaths

By Vikram Jit Singh | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2020 09:03 PM IST
In the period 2000-2019, a staggering 1.2 million people had died in India due to snakebite, a very neglected tropical disease, states a study by the Centre for Global Health Research, University of Toronto, with Indian and UK partners
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