Ambulances and fire engine were dispatched to address the victims, while cops utilized tear gas to distribute the big crowd.
Senegal’s President Macky Sall stated on Twitter
that those behind the disaster would be penalized.
“Outraged by the occurrences at the Demba Diop Stadium. The light will be cast on this disaster. Those accountable will be determined and approved,” Sall stated in French.
Other arena stampedes
The occurrence in Senegal is the most recent in a list of arena catastrophes around the globe this year.
Earlier this month, 8 individuals were eliminated at in a stampede at the Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe
as individuals got here to commemorate Malawi’s 53rd anniversary of self-reliance.
In May, 4 individuals were eliminated and a number of hurt in a stampede at Honduras’ nationwide arena prior to the league last in between Motagua and Honduras Progreso.
Police stated a group of fans had actually aimed to get in one area of the arena in a violent way.
, a minimum of 17 individuals were eliminated ahead of the opening match of the football league in February.
The stampede took place at the Municipal Stadium 4 de Janeiro, which remains in Uge, some 300 kilometers (186 miles) northeast of the capital, Luanda, state-run media reported.
State-run tv station TPA reported football fans did not follow security guidelines and aimed to get in the arena through one gate to see the match in between Santa Rita de Cssia and Recreativo do Libolo.