It was a few moments of anxiety as well as excitement for the residents of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) residential complex in Digboi. A seven feet long python snake was recovered from the residential complex area. It was some prompt action on the part of the IOC authorities that the reptile was caught in time and released into the forest areas of IOC. The size and vigour of the reptile can be seen in the video. Members of the Wild Care Foundation, Green Bud Society and Evergreen Foundation was immediately alerted by the IOC authorities. The teams came and quickly caught hold of the python, bagged it and later released it in the wild. The entire rescue operation was caught on camera. The seven feet long python can be seen in its full form in the video.