KARACHI  - Custom officials have handed over 31 seized pythons, imported from the US, to Karachi Zoo administration.

Spokesman for the customs said, the reptiles were imported from US for a private farmhouse in Thatta, however, these were seized by the custom officials on lack of documents.

The pythons were handed over to Administrator Karachi Muhammad Hussain Syed. Later, the administrator handed over them to the Zoo administration.

The spokesman said the reptiles would remain in the Zoo till the completion of documentation.