Women flocked in large numbers to a shopping mall in Siddipet of Hyderabad as there had been a discount announced for sarees.
Sources said that women were present in such large numbers that a stampede-like situation arose at the shopping mall.
It was said that the sarees were priced at Rs. 10 each.
Women and girls rushed to avail the Rs. 10 sarees, being offered by this shopping mall and as word spread, the number of customers began to swell creating a stampede, police said.
Several people were injured in the incident.
Police is said to have received complaints that a woman also reportedly alleged that she lost her 5 tolas of gold chain, Rs. 6,000 cash, and a