Man dies after falling from top of temple in Gujarat

Rajkot:A 32-year-old man died today after he slipped and fell from top of the well-known Dhwarkadheesh temple in Dwarka city, police said.

The incident took place at around 11.30 AM when three persons climbed to top of the temple to raise religious flag.

“Three persons had climbed on top of the temple to raise the religious flag. And when they were coming down, one Prasiddh G Trivedi suddenly slipped and fell from the top of the temple,” Police Inspector of Dwarka city police station R P Chanora said.

“Prasiddh was rushed to the Dwarka civil hospital where he was declared dead,” he said.

Every year thousand of people come to the Dwarkadheesh temple to raise the flag.