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Hyderabad ticket stampede: 4 injured in jostling to buy tickets for India vs Australia third T20, Watch video

Hyderabad's Gymkhana Ground witnessed a serious stampede after the overcrowding of fans to buy tickets for the third India vs Australia T20I.

Hyderabad ticket stampede: 4 injured in jostling to buy tickets for India vs Australia third T20, Watch video

Too many people than expected had gathered for tickets. Screengrab from video

Hyderabad: Four persons were injured as chaotic scenes were witnessed on Thursday at the Gymkhana ground here with hundreds of cricket lovers jostling to purchase tickets for the India-Australia T20 International match to be played in the city on 25 September.

At least a few persons, including women, felt uncomfortable following the pushing and shoving at the ground. Some of them had to be taken to hospital and their condition is safe, police said.

Hundreds of cricket lovers gathered at the ground to purchase tickets and the police had a tough time in managing the situation.

Some cricket enthusiasts said they came to the ground in the early hours of the day to purchase tickets.

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Updated Date: September 22, 2022 15:46:39 IST

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