Stampede at Sabrimala temple; several dead

At least 40 pilgrims are feared dead and several others injured after a stampede.

Kidnap attempt of four year old pilgrim foiled in Sabrimala

In a first of its kind incident
here, 4-year-old pilgrim, who was on his way to the famous
Ayyappa shrine here, was pulled away from his father by a
stranger who tried to escape with the child.

Jungle road to Sabarimala opened

In order to facilitate pilgrims
reach Sabarimala through a short cut, Kerala Forest Department
has opened a jungle track passing through Kumuli Pullumedu.