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DMK-sponsored bull run leaves 1 dead, 100 hurt

Tamil Nadu CM Karunanidhi's birthday celebration has taken a tragic turn with a youth being gored to death, and over a hundred others getting injured in the Jallikattu sports.

india Updated: Jun 30, 2008 23:04 IST

Celebrations to mark Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi's birthday took a tragic turn with a youth being gored to death, and over a hundred others getting injured in the Jallikattu sports at Anna stadium.

The Jallikattu, which is associated with the temple festival, was being held as a DMK affair.

The deceased was identified as Subramanium (25). The incident occurred on Sunday evening. Transport Minister K N Nehru distributed the prizes to the winners.

The event attracted a record number of 1,000 bulls. The The injured were given treatment and discharged.