Customs officials seize exotic reptiles from Chennai Airport

Customs department at Chennai International Airport seized rare species of reptiles October 10. A green tree python, 1 scrub python, 2 black tree monitors lizard, 5 emerald tree monitor lizard, 2 blue spotted tree monitor lizard 1 reisinger tree monitor and 4 sailfin lizard were seized by the officials of the custom department. Two persons have been detained in this regard. Further probe by the customs department and the police is underway.