Gujarat: Groom dies before marriage while dancing

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Vadodara (Gujarat) [India] May 12 (ANI): A groom who left to marry his fiance couldn't reach bride's home to start a new life as he died of a heart attack while he was few meters away from her home. Sagar Solanki of Ranoli Village in Vadodara district was engaged to Archana of Borsad village since last two years. On May 9, both were to be married. When Sagar's wedding procession was about to reach his bride's home in Borsad then Sagar expressed desire to reach marriage mandap on the shoulders of his friends instead of on a car. Little did anyone realize that Sagar won't be able to reach marriage mandap. Sagar suddenly collapsed while he was dancing on the shoulders of his friend. The doctors of a nearby hospital declared Sagar dead where he was rushed for medical aid. Dakshesh Patel, friend of Sagar, told ANI that Sagar was very happy on his marriage day. "Our whole village is in a state of shock over the death of Sagar, who seemed to have died of 'extreme happiness'," said Dakshesh. (ANI)