cobra mating season runs from January to April. Prior to mating, male
and female perform a kind of nuptial dance in which face each other with
heads held high. At the time of laying, the female prepares a nest of
leaves, grass and thin branches. it is dangerous to get near the nest at
this time because the male is always on guard. This snake, lays an
average of 24 eggs, and remains coiled on the eggs until they hatch,
which may last between 60 and 80 days.