Man trampled to death outside ATM in Uttar Pradesh

Ramnath Kushwaha, a resident of Gulriha village, was caught in a stampede outside the State Bank of India branch on Monday.

By: PTI | Deoria | Published:November 22, 2016 2:52 pm
demonetisation, ATM queue, bank queue, demonetisation ill effects, demonetisation death case, atm stampede incident, UP atm case, indian express news New Delhi: People queue up at out side of banks ATM to get money in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI photo by Vijay Verma(PTI11_13_2016_000071A)

A 65-year-old man was trampled to death outside a bank while standing in a queue to withdraw cash, police said on Tuesday. Ramnath Kushwaha, a resident of Gulriha village, was caught in a stampede outside the State Bank of India branch on Monday. He was trampled by a crowd who had gathered to withdraw cash, SP Mohd Imran said.

He had gone to withdraw money to make payments to a hospital where his pregnant daughter-in-law has been admitted, the officer said. Kushwaha was rushed to a hospital where he was declared brought dead, the SP said.