Pope Francis has fallen while conducting a mass in Czestochowa, Poland. The pontiff was walking on the stage, about to address the waiting crowd, when the pontiff suddenly fell.
The 79-year-old pope was quickly helped to his feet by other religious figures and subsequently took to his seat and continued the Mass, as he read his homily normally.
Francis known to suffer from a medical condition called sciatica where pain severely affects his legs and lower back.
Pope Francis is undertaking a five-day visit to Poland, the country’s holiest shrine in the city of Czestochowa situated in the south of the country.