HUNDREDS of shoppers were seen scrambling for bargains after every item in the store was slashed down to 1p.
In this dramatic clip, customers were seen snatching items off each other’s hands in the Russian megastore frenzy in a desperate bid to get their hands on the cheap clothing.
Hundreds of shoppers were seen scrambling for bargains after every item in the store was slashed down to 1p[/caption]
The chaotic scenes were captured on video[/caption]
The chaos broke out in a Stolitsa shopping centre in the city of Vladikavkaz in the south-western Russian region of North Ossetia-Alania.
Local media reported the clothing store was offering items for 1 RUB (1p) and the weekday sale generated a hefty interest.
A long queue was seen outside the shop well before the shop’s opening time.
The majority of the shoppers were female, according to local media, and the whole shop was emptied within the first five minutes.
Although the mega-sale caused major mayhem, the store promised shoppers a similar sale will be hosted in the coming days.
A video of the ordeal instantly went viral on social media, racking up more than a whopping 80,000 views in the first day.
The shocking video shows a woman snatching clothes off of a female shopper while she was on her knees on the floor.
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Social media users were quick to comment on the chaotic scenes after watching the video.
One person wrote: “This is terrible comrades. Is this life today or just terrible education? People are throwing away their dignity for rags.”
While another said: “Absolutely inappropriate behaviour. The scenes are so disgusting that I feel ashamed.”
Local media reported the clothing store was offering items for 1 RUB (1p) and the weekday sale generated a hefty interest[/caption]
A woman was seen snatching clothes off of a female shopper while she was on her knees on the floor[/caption]
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