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By S Vikram | Dec 05, 2019 06:58 PM

After the onion prices sky-rocketed to Rs 100 per Kg, the Jagan Mohan Reddy Government in Andhra Pradesh bought 16,000 quintals of onions from Maharashtra for nearly Rs 10 crore and sold to the people for just Rs 25.

People attack for cheaper onions in Andhra jagan govt video

The Parthapuram Rythu Bazar in Vizianagaram district saw a large number of people waiting outside the partially closed gates to buy the cheaper onions. Though the employees tried to control the crowd by closing the gate, the crowd exploded like Kamal Haasan in 'Vettaiyaadu Villayadu" where he says "Moodra Gateh"( Close the gate). In this case, people were like "Gate ah Thorada" (Open the gate).

“Someone spread rumors that the stock was over, and the people broke open the gates,” YV Syam Kumar, Assistant Director Marketing, Vizianagaram was quoted as saying to TNM. The crowd knocked down an old man who was standing among them. Fortunately, he was helped by a bystander which saved him from getting injured.

The video of the incident surfaced on the internet and is going viral on social media platforms. Watch the video below.

அரசியல், விளையாட்டு, நாட்டுநடப்பு, குற்ற சம்பவங்கள், வர்த்தகம், தொழில்நுட்பம், சினிமா, வாழ்க்கை முறை என பலதரப்பட்ட சுவாரஸ்யமான செய்திகளை தமிழில் படிக்க இங்கு கிளிக் செய்யவும்