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Tamil Nadu temple stampede: Seven dead, PM Modi announces Rs 2 lakh aid

The incident took place when hundreds of devotees gathered at the Karuppasamy temple in Muthiampalayam village for the 'padikasu' (temple coin) distribution ceremony.

Italy stampede: At least six dead, 35 injured at nightclub in Ancona

The ages of the victims weren't immediately given. It wasn't immediately clear how many people were inside when the stampede erupted or the club's maximum capacity.


West Bengal: Two dead, 14 injured in stampede at Santragachi station foot over bridge

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee blamed negligence on part of Railways for the incident. The government has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to each of the family of the deceased and Rs 1 lakh for the critically injured patient.

Elphinstone Road stampede: Parel gets 2 more bridges but relief from congestion still remains elusive

Since the stampede, the Army had constructed a bridge on the northern end of the station, worth Rs 6 crore. In July this year, the Western Railway had constructed another FoB that connects Parel station to the western line.

5 dead in stampede after Angolan soccer match

Witnesses said the stampede happened after fans found the gates to the Estádio 11 de Novembro stadium shut after the match. When police opened the gates, fans rushed out and some were trampled under police horses.

Stampede at registration drive for pharamacists in Mulund, four injured

The injured persons were taken to the hospital. While three were discharged, one of the injured, Aniket Shringare, was admitted to Fortis Hospital with an ear injury.


1 killed, 4 injured in stampede during Army recruitment drive

The incident took place around 3 am when the aspirants tried to rush into BMP Ground through the Police Lines gate to take part in a run, on the fifth day of the recruitment drive, Superintendent of Police M S Dhillon said.

Haj stampede: Death toll of Indians reaches 101

The Haj stampede on September 24 broke out after two massive lines of pilgrims converged on each other from different directions at an intersection.

Mecca tragedy: Some confusion, but all from Punjab are safe

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal offered condolences to the relatives of those who died in stampede and prayed for safe return of the Haj pilgrims of India.

Kerala man killed in Mecca stampede

The victim was identified as Abdurahman, 52, a native of Chelambra in Malappuram.