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Haj stampede: ‘Dead’ man’s kin say he is missing

Many families set to travel to Saudi Arabia to search for missing relatives

Haj stampede: 81 Indians dead, several missing

Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh has been sent to Saudi Arabia to help with the identification process of missing Indians, the external affairs ministry’s official spokesperson Vikas Swarup said.


Death toll of Indians in Mecca Haj stampede rises to 74

Scores of Indians and people from other nationalities are missing since the stampede at the annual Haj near the holy city of Mecca on September 24.

Haj stampede: 63 Indians still missing

Saudi authorities have issued photos of the deceased to ascertain identities, even as India’s Haj mission updated its list of dead to 46.

Haj stampede: Death toll of Indians killed rises to 22

Among those killed, 11 were from Gujarat, three from Tamil Nadu and one each from Telangana, Kerala, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh.