Stampede in Abrar-ul-Haq’s concert leaves multiple injured


MULTAN: A public brawl at a music festival left multiple injured on late Sunday night in Multan, a local media house reported.

According to reports, some front row audience members tried to climb the stage which met with resistance from the security personnel. The dispute eventually turned into a stampede and injured many of the audience members.

The concert which was organised by a housing society near the old Shujabad road featured Abrar-ul-Haq among many others.

The dispute started when some young attendees tried to climb the stage to dance alongside Abrar-ul-Haq and were resisted by the security.

Subsequently, the concert administration called the police and shut off the event.