In a shocking incident, a giant ferris wheel loaded with people collapsed in Chennai’s Kishkinta Amusement Park.
The mishap happened on Wednesday evening during the testing of a newly assembled “Disco Giant Wheel”, which collapsed during a ride. The event occurred after the park was shut and 20 workers were seated on the ride’s trial run.
According to an ANI report, one person has been killed while 9 others have been admitted to Deepam Hospital in Tambaram area. The District Collector has ordered an enquiry.
The owner of the park, Josh Punnish, and manager Shathivelan have been arrested under section 337 and 304(2).
Here’s the video (Warning: It contains disturbing visuals)