Stampede

Sekar Babu assures steps will be taken to prevent stampedes in temples

The district collector also inspected in person, events such as the celestial marriage and car festivals.

published on : 19th April 2022

Stampede-like situation belies claims of safety at Srimandir

The situation was brought under control after police deployed additional teams. Similar scenes were observed on Sunday too. 

published on : 21st March 2022

Stampede kills 29 people at religious event in Liberia

Police spokesman Moses Carter said the death toll was provisional and 'may increase'.

published on : 20th January 2022

Vaishno Devi stampede probe panel asks general public to submit videos or record statements

Twelve people lost their lives and at least 16 others were injured in the stampede at the famous shrine in Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of Saturday.

published on : 2nd January 2022

Vaishno Devi Stampede: Scuffle between 2 groups claimed as cause; probe panel to submit report within a week

The stampede took place around 2:15 am near Gate No. three at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan.

published on : 1st January 2022

Congress for more compensation to Vaishno Devi shrine stampede victims 

J&K unit of Congress demanded a Rs 50 lakh compensation to families of those killed and Rs 10 lakh to the injured in the 'tragic' incident.

published on : 1st January 2022

All efforts being made to provide relief to persons injured in Vaishno Devi stampede: PM

An ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each from PMNRF would be given to the next of kin of those who lost their lives, while injured would be given Rs 50,000.

published on : 1st January 2022

Minor altercation led to stampede situation at Vaishno Devi shrine: DGP Dilbag Singh

Preliminary information from the scene suggests there was an altercation among some young boys, and within seconds, there was a stampede situation.

published on : 1st January 2022

Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Manoj Sinha orders probe into stampede at Vaishno Devi shrine

Lt Governor Sinha announced an ex gratia relief of Rs 10 lakh to the next of kin of each deceased and Rs 2 lakh to each injured.

published on : 1st January 2022

Stampede at Vaishno Devi shrine: Union Minister Jitendra Singh rushes to Katra to take stock of situation

At least 12 people were killed and 20 others injured in a stampede at the famous shrine, triggered by a heavy rush of devotees.

published on : 1st January 2022

Home Minister Amit Shah speaks to Jammu and Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha over stampede at Vaishno Devi shrine

The stampede occurred near gate number three outside the sanctum sanctorum of the shrine atop Trikuta hills.

published on : 1st January 2022

PM Narendra Modi monitoring situation at Jammu's Mata Vaishno Devi

Top officials have confirmed that 12 pilgrims have died and over a dozen others were injured during a stampede at Katra in Jammu.

published on : 1st January 2022

12 dead, 20 injured in stampede at Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir

The stampede was triggered by a heavy rush of devotees who have come to pay their obeisance to mark the beginning of the New Year.

published on : 1st January 2022

Kal Penn to star in and produce Nav Bhatia biopic 'Superfan'

In the movie titled 'Superfan', Kal Penn will play Nav Bhatia whose loyalty to the Raptors saw him honoured with a championship ring.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Lessons from the Travis Scott catastrophe

While nobody can foresee a stampede, as we inch closer to the end of Travis 2021, here’s what organisers and visitors can keep in mind ahead of a huge gathering.

published on : 17th November 2021
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