Fourteen dead and approx Fifty injured after huge tent collapses after heavy rain and a thunderstorm in India
At least 14 individuals were killed and 50 injured on Sunday when heavy rain and also a thunderstorm created a huge tent to collapse in the Barmer area of India’s western desert state of Rajasthan, a senior government official stated.
Some individuals passed away after being electrocuted by live electrical power cords as the outdoor tents collapsed while others were struck by falling debris, Mishra said.
Citizens had collected for a spiritual event inside the tent when the incident took place, Niraj Mishra, sub-divisional magistrate of Barmer district, informed Reuters by phone.
The wounded were hurried to the healthcare facility, he included. No various other information were quickly available.