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Tin shed collapse injures 17 at tractor race in India

At least 17 people were injured on Sunday (July 29) when a tin shed with a crowd of people standing on it collapsed during a tractor race competition in India's north-western Sri Ganganagar district in Rajasthan.

Hundreds of people had climbed onto the shed to watch the race at Padampur Dhaan area of the district when the shed reportedly collapsed due to the weight of the crowd.

The injured were immediately brought to the district hospital and provided treatment. No fatalities have been reported.

The Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje tweeted that she prayed for a quick recovery of the injured and said the district administration will be enquiring into the matter.

Tin shed collapse injures 17 at tractor race in India

Tin shed collapse injures 17 at tractor race in IndiaAt least 17 people were injured on Sunday (July 29) when a tin shed with a crowd of people standing on it collapsed during a tractor race competition in India's north-western Sri Ganganagar district in Rajasthan.Hundreds of people had climbed onto the shed to watch the race at Padampur Dhaan area of the district when the shed reportedly collapsed due to the weight of the crowd.The injured were immediately brought to the district hospital and provided treatment. No fatalities have been reported.The Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje tweeted that she prayed for a quick recovery of the injured and said the district administration will be enquiring into the matter.

Posted by NTV Houston on Sunday, July 29, 2018

 

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