An accident took place in the Poongod gallery in the Malappuram area under Malappuram in Kerala. According to the information received, the temporary gallery built on the side of the ground collapsed during a football match.
The accident happened during a football match in Kerala. The accident took place near Vandoor in Malappuram district. The accident happened when the temporary gallery of the football stadium collapsed.
About 200 people were injured in this. 5 are said to be seriously injured. All the injured have been admitted to the hospital. When the accident happened, more than 2 thousand people were present in the gallery to watch the match. The accident happened around 9 pm. People had come to watch the final match between two local teams.
#WATCH Temporary gallery collapsed during a football match in Poongod at Malappuram yesterday; Police say around 200 people suffered injuries including five with serious injuries#Kerala pic.twitter.com/MPlTMPFqxV— ANI (@ANI) March 20, 2022
Local people allege that even after the event, the organizers did not stop the movement of visitors after the gallery was completely filled, due to which this accident happened.