The snake was partitioned to be prepared in the form of a soup. This dish is a delicacy, a dish highly sought after in fancy restaurants.
A client says: "We were having dinner with my wife, when I saw a lot of commotion. I did not know what was happening, but I could hear shouts from the kitchen. They scream for a medic. The restaurant was not either, and until the arrival of rescue, chef died. I could not eat. "
Police say the man died before were given anti-venom. Victims of this type of snake neurotoxins asphyxiate after it paralyzes the respiratory system. "It is an unusual case seems rather an accident. The man had a very severe reaction to the bite. Could not do anything to save him. Only anti-venom could, but it was not taken in time. He had bad luck. It was a tragic accident, "said police officer.
Spitting cobras are living in Southeast Asia, including Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and Burma. Their meat is seen as a delicacy, and the skin is used by designers to make things very expensive. For many centuries these snakes are eaten as delicacies or used in traditional medicine.