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Thane, August 12: Two brothers from powerloom town of Bhiwandi in Thane, near Mumbai died of snake bite here, police said today. The incident took place on Sunday night when both Lallan Gaya Sav (26) and Sunil Gaya Sav (22) were deep asleep in their house in Shashtri Compound of Khoni Gaon, Sr PI S D Langhe of Nizampura in Bhiwandi told PTI. Also Read - Viral Video: Bihar Man Ties Rakhi to Pair of Snakes on Raksha Bandhan, Dies After It Bites Him | Watch

Following the incident, the duo were rushed to the local hospital from where they were shifted to IGM government hospital, where they died during treatment, police said. The bodies were sent to postmortem and were later taken to their home town Jalalpur in Aurangabad district of Bihar, police added. Also Read - Bizarre Revenge: Odisha Man Bites Snake to Death After Being Bitten by The Serpent