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Bihar: At least 15 injured in a stampede at Muzaffarpur's Garibnath Temple

Muzaffarpur stampede: Reports suggest that the incident was a result of a massive turnout of devotees in the early hours which led to a ruckus like situation soon developing into a stampede in the temple premises. The police have begun rescue and relief works. 

10 killed in MP temple stampede

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced an ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the relative of those killed in the Kamtanath temple tragedy.


10 pilgrims killed in stampede at MP's Satna district

60 people are feared injured in the temple stampede: District Collector.

89 killed,over 100 injured in tragic stampede in temple at Ratangarh in MP

The stampede was apparently caused by rumours that the bridge they were crossing was about to collapse.

Death toll in Madhya Pradesh temple stampede climbs to 115

Stampede,which also left over 100 injured,was triggered by rumours on Sunday that a river bridge the devotees were crossing was about to collapse.

Digvijaya Singh blames police for temple stampede

At least 115 people were killed and over 100 injured in the stampede near the temple yesterday.


MP temple stampede casualties higher than official figures,claims Congress

Jyotiraditya Scindia said the tragedy was not the first of its kind in the state under the BJP rule.

States ill-prepared to deal with disasters

As per the Disaster Management Act,2005,all states are supposed to have a disaster management plan.

MP stampede: 21 officials including Datia collector suspended as toll reaches 115

Election Commission stated that the stampede had become a law-and-order issue.

Govt must prepare plan to avert such tragedies: BJP

“Ratangarh is not an isolated incident. Every year such tragedies happen at different pilgrimages,BJP spo-kesperson Prakash Javadekar said.