Monday, July 22, 2024

Four killed in Tamil Nadu as crane collapses in temple festival

Date:

Chennai: As many as four people were killed after a crane collapsed during a temple festival. The incident happened at the Draupathi temple of Tamil Nadu’s Ranipet.

The deceased are identified as K Muthu Kumar (39), S Bhoopalan (40) and B Jyothi Babu (17). Eight sustained injuries in the accident that happened at 8.15 pm last night.

The accident happened when the crane carrying the idols of the temple collapsed during the procession as part of the Pongal festival. The crane crashed to the crowd on the ground. Those atop the crane were those killed.

The injured was admitted to the Arakkonam taluk hospital and primary health center in Ponnai whose condition is serious. The police have started an investigation.

Related articles

Beware of tattoos! Learn about the potential risks of tattoos and the link to lymphoma. Stay informed before getting inked.

Are you a tattoo enthusiast? Do you enjoy getting inked with a variety of designs and patterns? If...

Beware of Tattoos Vaccine: Invisible Ink Could Reveal whether Kids Have Been Vaccinated

Imagine a world where the traditional paper vaccination records are a thing of the past. Instead, a small...

An expert explains the health risks of the HPV vaccine.

Dr. Sherrill Sellman's concerns about the HPV vaccine are not to be taken lightly. As a respected medical...

The Al Jazeera Ban in Israel and the Battle for Independent Journalism in the Middle East

Jerusalem, Israel - The Israeli Parliament, the Knesset, has advanced a bill that would make permanent a law...