Hyderabad, September 10: In a tragic incident, 20 people were injured after a portion of a terrace collapsed during a Muharram procession in Andhra Pradesh on Monday. According to a video released by ANI, several people, who were standing on the terrace, were seen falling down while scores were seen in groups standing on the ground. No causalities have been reported so far. Of the 20 people injured, five of them were known to have sustained head and bone fractures.
Reports inform that the tragic incident took place in B. Thandrapadu village of Kurnool district of the southern state. The incident took place on Monday, the tweet added.
Here's the video:
#WATCH Andhra Pradesh: Portion of a terrace collapsed during a Muharram procession, in B.thandrapadu village of Kurnool district, late last night. 20 people injured. They were later taken to a hospital for treatment. pic.twitter.com/k2tPpsouCC
— ANI (@ANI) September 10, 2019
As soon as the incident was reported, the injured ones were later taken to a hospital for treatment. According to report, the injured were immediately rushed to Kurnool Government General hospital for treatment.