Tanjore: Within the village of Kalimedu close to Thanjavur, the Chithrai pageant procession for the apper gurupuja is often held from 12 midnight until early morning.
On this context, on the night of the 94th Chithrai Pageant on the Kalimedu apper temple, the pageant was held with a lot fanfare final evening. The chariot was introduced by varied streets within the clay space.
At round 3 am within the morning, when the chariot got here to a halt on Puthalur Street in Kalimedu space, the chariot was electrocuted by a excessive voltage wire. Ten folks, together with two boys, died on the identical spot. Additionally, greater than 10 had been significantly injured.
All of the injured had been admitted to the Tanjore Authorities Hospital. 4 of the injured had been admitted to the intensive care unit in important situation.
On this case, one of many sufferers was admitted to the intensive care unit and died with out remedy. Because of this, the demise toll from the ability outage on the chariot pageant has risen to 11.
Chief Minister MK Stalin will go to the Kalimedu village
On this context, Chief Minister MK Stalin will go to the Kalimedu village at 11 am at present the place the chariot pageant accident happened. It has been reported that he’ll meet the households of the victims in particular person and provide his condolences.
Additionally, the chief minister has introduced a aid of Rs 5 lakh every to the households of the victims of the Tanjore chariot pageant accident. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin was deeply saddened to listen to the tragic information of the demise of 11 folks in a Thaer theruvila accident. He mentioned, “I’ve ordered the district administration to offer particular remedy to the 15 folks injured on this accident.” He additionally mentioned that he has ordered expedite the rescue operations on the scene of the accident.
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