Bengaluru – India: A 23-year-old man, who broke his spinal cord while performing a somersault for a video to be uploaded on TikTok mobile app succumbed to his injuries.
Kumar singer and dancer of an orchestra from Godekere in Tumakuru district was seriously injured while performing a stunt at a school ground on June 18. He died without responding to treatment at the Victoria hospital in Bengaluru.
Viral video of Kumar doing the stunt was widely shared on the social media
The Madras High Court had recently banned the mobile app on a petition which contended that pornographic contents were uploaded on it.
However, the ban was later revoked by the Court with a caveat that if any “controversial video violating this condition were found on the app, it would be considered a contempt of court.