1 dead, dozens injured in Indian annual stick fight fete

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The annual ritualistic 'Banni Utsavam' stick festival in Devaragattu, India, left one person dead and 69 injured on Saturday. According to local media, a 60 year-old-man suffered a heart attack during the fete and was pronounced dead. The fete commemorates the legend of Shiva turning into Bhairava to kill the two demons of Mani and Mallasura, who lived in local hills and tortured saints.