Mohun Bagan fan battles for life after fall at stadium

December 21st, 2008 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS  

Kolkata, Dec 21 (IANS) A 27-year-old man suffered serious head injury when he fell from the gallery just before the start of the 30th Federation Cup final match between Mohun Bagan and Dempo Sports Club at the Salt Lake stadium here Sunday.The victim, Sanjib Das, a fanatic Mohun Bagan fan, slipped when he was doing a jig and fell down 12 feet. He is now battling for life in a hospital.

“His condition is very serious. We are doing everything we can to revive him,” said a spokesman at the hospital.

The man, who had come to watch the match along with his father and other relatives, is a resident of the southern part of the city.

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