Man bleeds to death at Jallikattu festival in Madurai

At least one person died during the Jallikattu event in Alanganallur. The bull owner was hit in his abdominal area by the bull. He died due to heavy loss of blood. The bull trampled the man to death when he tried to tame it. Meanwhile several persons sustained injuries during the event. Jallikattu, a traditional bull-taming event, also takes place during Pongal.