Students, teachers injured as pandal collapses in Kasaragod school during fair

Kasaragod: More than thirty students and two teachers suffered injuries after a pandal erected in a school here collapsed on Friday noon.

The incident happened during the work experience fair at Bekur in Manjeshwaram.

The teachers, who were seriously wounded on the head, were shifted to a hospital in Mangaluru.

Students were taken to Mangalpady taluk hospital and another hospital near the school.

The accident happened during lunch time and hence, only a few students were in the pandal.

The fare is a state-wide event organised by the general education department of Kerala.

More details awaited.

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