Stampede in Bangalore during Barfi promotions

By Hindustan Times

On Monday at the Phoenix Mall in Bangalore, excited crowds broke free of the barricades separating them from the three stars of the evening, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D'Cruz and Ranbir Kapoor, and nearly swooped down on them before Ranbir formed a protective cordon around the two ladies and fled-literally fled-with them through the back entrance of the mall.

Shuddering at the very mention of the incident a prominent member of their entourage said, "Anything could've happened. It was the most horrific incident of fan frenzy I've ever seen, and I've seen plenty. The mobs just broke the barricades and descended on Ranbir, Ileana and Priyanka."

Ironically, the biggest draw that evening in Bangalore was Ileana who goes virtually unnoticed in the North Indian cities.

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