Viralimalai jallikattu location for more than one Lakh spectator

TRICHY: Arrangements are made to accommodate more than one lakh spectators at the Viralimalai jallikattu venue in Pudukkottai district, Tamil Nadu health minister C Vijaya Baskar said on Friday. The bull-taming event will be held on January 20.
Inspecting the jallikattu venue at Ammankulam jallikattu thidal, the minister said 500 bull tamers had registered thus far for the event. More than 2,000 bulls are expected to participate in the event.

A team from World Book of Records will visit the venue on January 20 as steps are being taken to accommodate record number of spectators and bulls.

The minister said all the necessary safety arrangements would be in place as per the directions of the Supreme Court.