Elphinstone stampede

Foot overbridges will be mandatory, CCTV cameras to be installed in Mumbai trains: Piyush Goyal after stampede

Piyush Goyal made the announcement in a meeting of the entire Railway Board after a rush hour stampede at a Mumbai station claimed at least 23 lives.

published on : 30th September 2017

Elphinstone Stampede: Uddhav visits KEM Hospital, says what happened is bad

At least 22 people were killed and over 30 injured in a rush-hour stampede on a narrow foot overbridge (FOB) linking Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban stations during heavy rain this morning.

published on : 29th September 2017

Why the Elphinstone Road station stampede was a tragedy waiting to happen

The Elphinstone Road tragedy today was waiting to happen and is just an accumulation of all the smaller unreported daily incidents at the very same bridge.

published on : 29th September 2017