President condoles death of Sabarimala pilgrims

Last Updated: Saturday, January 15, 2011 - 09:15

New Delhi: President Pratibha Patil Saturday
condoled the death of Sabarimala pilgrims in a stampede at
Pullumedu in Kerala`s Idukki district.

In a letter to the Kerala Chief Minister and Governor,
she expressed grief over the tragedy.

Patil wished a speedy recovery to all those injured in
the incident that took place yesterday.

Over 100 pilgrims returning from the shrine were
killed and 50 others injured in the stampede.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, January 15, 2011 - 09:15

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