Tamil Nadu: Two die in stampede at Jayalalithaa rally

Chennai, April 12: At least two people were killed and several others injured in a stampede at an election rally addressed by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa in Cuddalore district on Monday, police said.

The rally was held at Virudhachalam in the sistrict, around 230 km from here.

2 die in stampede at Jayalalithaa rally

Thirteen women were injured in the incident and were given first aid and shifted to the hospital.

Tamil Nadu will have single phase assembly elections on May 16, Monday and the results will be announced on May 19, Thursday.

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