Last Updated: January 16, 2023, 14:36 IST
As Tamil Nadu was seen embracing the Jallikattu sport in elements of the state, a number of bull tamers and house owners have been injured in the course of the harmful sport. In Madurai, the place the game is primarily performed, a bull tamer named Arvindraj was critically injured whereas collaborating at Palamedu and later died. He was instantly rushed to the hospital nearbu however couldn’t survive his accidents.
Also, a minimum of 75 individuals together with bull tamers and house owners have been injured in the course of the jallikattu bull taming sport held at Avaniyapuram, a PTI report mentioned. Another 18 sustained accidents on the occasion presently underway at Palamedu on Monday.
Despite so, bull tamers have been seen collaborating in the game with an undeterred spirit. The Palamedu jallikattu is the second high-profile competitors in the district.
In the identical space, a bull tossed about 10 children who acquired nearer to carry on to the hump in the hope of displaying their prowess. The animal as an alternative flung them round by shaking his head and averted being caught. The bull was adjudged the winner and he earned a 4 gram gold as prize for his proprietor.
In one other terrifying incident, a bull proprietor who was strolling out of the world in Palamedu with a plastic chair gifted to him needed to wield the chair to save lots of himself from a ferocious bull that tried to gore him.
Monday was the second day of Jallikattu in Avaniyapuram. The first day additionally coincided with Pongal, the harvest pageant predominantly celebrated in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
As many as 737 bulls have been launched on the Avaniyapuram bull taming sport occasion which noticed the participation of 257 bull tamers who had supplied RT-PCR destructive stories and in addition a certificates that they have been absolutely vaccinated in opposition to COVID-19.
Nearly, 800 bulls can be launched from the Vadivasal (entry level) at Palamedu the place 335 tamers participated on Monday.
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