Huge python found hiding under train tracks at Ulu Pandan depot

A reticulated python found hiding under MRT tracks at Ulu Pandan depot on May 5.

According to the Straits Times, technicians were on inspection duty when they came across the huge serpent.

Snake catchers were then called in to remove the reptile.

SMRT's vice-president for corporate information and communications Patrick Nathan said the python was "safely removed" at around 2am on May 6.

Photos taken by a Straits Times reader show two men putting the snake into a bag.

Is is unclear how the python made its way into the tracks.