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Two dead, 26 injured after joyride broke in Ahmedabad's adventure park

Adventure park in Kankaria area in Ahmedabad. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jul 14, 2019, 08.20 PM (IST) Edited By: Riya Gupta

Two people have died and around 26 are reportedly injured in Ahmedabad on Sunday afternoon after a joyride broke at an amusement park in Kankaria area.

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Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) commissioner Vijay Nehra said, ''Police along with the FSL team is investigating the matter. Proper treatment is being given to injured."

The 65-feet high joy ride, which swings up to 30 feet on two sides, came unstuck from its hinges and heavily hit the ground with three people dying on the spot by the impact. 

Municipal officials, who rushed to the spot, denied that the ride collapsed because of overloading.

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Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) commissioner Vijay Nehra said, 'Police along with the FSL team is investigating the matter. Proper treatment is being given to injured.'