At first the audience thought that he was acting, but when there was no movement in his body for a long time, he was rushed to the nearest hospital, where doctors declared him dead.
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During the Ganeshotsav held in Mainpuri, Uttar Pradesh, an artiste performing on stage died of cardiac arrest. Artist Ravi Sharma was on stage at that time in the costume of Bajrang Bali. At first the audience thought that he was acting, but when there was no movement in his body for a long time, he was rushed to the nearest hospital, where doctors declared him dead.
Let us tell you that at this time Ganesh Utsav is being celebrated with great pomp across the country. People are organizing various programs by setting up Ganesh idols from place to place. In the same sequence, on Saturday, Bhajan Kirtan was organized in the Shiva temple located at Banshigaura in Mainpuri Kotwali area by setting up a Ganesh idol. The Bhajan troupe was performing on the stage, during which this accident happened. This caused a stir on the spot. On receiving the information, the police also reached the spot and took possession of the dead body and started investigation into the matter. However, the police is assuming that this is an incident of normal death.
Ravi was dying, people were clapping
Fellow artists told that Ravi Sharma was a very good artist. In Saturday’s program, he was dancing in Hanuman’s costume. Seeing his acting, people were applauding a lot. Suddenly he fell down and became calm, even then people understood that he was acting. People also liked it and applauded a lot. After this, when there was no movement in his body for two consecutive minutes, the fellow artists got suspicious. Going closer and seeing, it was found that the body had become cold.
Police got information from the hospital
The fellow artist immediately reached the hospital with Ravi Sharma, but the doctors declared him dead on sight. Also, the hospital management issued a memo for the police. On receiving the memo, the police reached the spot and took possession of the dead body and started investigation. The police have also recorded the statements of the organizers and the audience along with fellow artists. According to the police, prima facie it is a case of normal death.