On Monday, a gallery of a stadium collapsed during a Kabaddi tournament in Suryapet, Telangana, injuring over 100 people. The wounded have been taken to a local hospital for treatment. Two of the seriously wounded were flown to Hyderabad for further treatment.
The incident occurred on the grounds of the SP Office, where a large crowd had gathered to watch the 47th National Junior Kabaddi Tournament’s inaugural ceremony.
A dramatic video of the incident has gone viral, showing people falling over one another as the gallery abruptly collapses.
The ground has a total seating capacity of about 15,000 spectators.