A BJP MP in Gujarat has sustained fractures and head injuries after she fell into a sewage channel. Jamnagar MP Poonamben Maadam fell into the sewer after the spot she was standing on caved in.
Maadam had gone to the Jalaram slum on Indira Marg in Jamnagar to take stock of a demolition drive taking place there. The incident captured on video, shows Maadam surrounded by people and talking to an official. Then the ground caves, swallowing her and some others who were standing around her.
The clip shows some of the people attempting to save Maadam from falling in, but to no avail. Maadam had been rushed to a hospital and sources have said she has sustained fractures and head injuries from the fall.