Two people die at Jayalalithaa election meeting

jaya-rallyTamilnadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s rallies are turning into overheated death traps

Jayalalithaa’s rally in Salem on Wednesday, two AIADMK workers collapsed and died. Pachiamman, 55, and Periyasamy, 62, one died most likely of sunstroke and the other person dead due to stampede.

Salem one of the important zone for the AIADMK, Jayalalithaa had assembled a staggering 51 candidates on stage. Each candidate have mobilized 20k people to show their strength. This resulted in 10 Km traffic Jam.

DMK’s MK Stalin has blamed the Chief Minister for the deaths. He tweeted., “2 ppl died at CM’s afternoon rally in Salem due to heat & exhaustion. ADMK sacrificing lives of TN ppl for comfort of its leader “(sic).