Stuntman dies, actress Sayali Bhagat hurt at mall inauguration
Twin tragedies struck the inauguration of a mall here on Saturday when a bungee jumping trainer fell to death while performing a stunt and Bollywood actress Sayali Bhagat suffered fractures in a car racing event.
The bungee jumping trainer, identified as Shailendra Kumar, met with gruesome death when the rope supporting him snapped near the seventh floor of the Great Adventure Mall, police said.
Horrified onlookers saw Kumar hurtling to death from that height when he was trying to perform the stunt.
Actress Sayali Bhagat, 28, who was present at the inauguration of the mall, sustained hairline fracture after the jeep she was riding overturned, they said.
Bhagat was participating in a jeep racing event at the mall.
Both of them were taken to a private hospital where Kumar was declared brought dead.