Mumbai stampede

Crowd mistook vendor's 'phool gir gaya' cry as 'pul gir gaya': Mumbai's Elphinstone stampede survivor

A woman told the inquiry panel that this set off panic among the crowd of people on the stair and they started running, trampling one another.

published on : 4th October 2017

Railway minister Piyush Goyal orders high-level enquiry in Mumbai stampede

After the accident, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal reached Mumbai to take stock of the situation.

published on : 29th September 2017

Mumbai stampede: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal announces Rs 10 lakh compensation to next of kin

Making an announcement here, he said the Railway Ministry, as well as the Maharashtra government, would provide an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh each to the kin of every deceased.

published on : 29th September 2017