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Temple stampede

7 dead, 10 injured in stampede at Tamil Nadu's Karupu Swamy temple, PM announces compensation

The tragedy took place at the 'Karupu Swamy' (a rural deity) temple in Muthiampalayam village.

Apr 21, 2019, 22:13 PM IST

New Year round-up: India in 2017 can do without these shockers

The year 2016 has been quite interesting. After weighing the pros and cons, lets take a look at few incidents which 2017 can do without.

1. Casualties of security personnel

Dec 29, 2016, 15:05 PM IST

Jharkhand official admits failure over stampede deaths

 A Jharkhand government official has admitted administrative failure in handling the rush of devotees at Deoghar that led to a stampede leaving 11 people dead.

Aug 11, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

MP temple stampede was man-made, says Congress

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh has blamed the police for the stampede near Ratangarh Temple in Madhya Pradesh`s Datia district.

Oct 14, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

Bihar: 12 pilgrims injured in temple stampede

Over ten pilgrims were on Monday injured in a stampede at the Baba Sidhnath temple in Jehanabad district of Bihar, the police said.

Aug 12, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

Guj stampede: Temple management held responsible

A report by Rajkot district collector presented on Saturday has held management of Vaishnav Haveli (temple) in Dhoraji town responsible for the stampede.

Apr 10, 2010, 22:19 PM IST

PM announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia to kin of stampede victims

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday condoled the death of scores of people in a stampede in Pratapgarh in Uttar Pradesh yesterday and announced ex-gratia payment of Rs 2 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased.

Mar 05, 2010, 15:39 PM IST

Electrocution rumour sparked stampede, killing 63

As a pall of gloom hung over the Bhakti Dham ashram here a day after a stampede killed 63 women and children, an eyewitness said Friday that an electrocution rumour sparked off panic at the gate of the popular spiritual centre.

Mar 05, 2010, 11:20 AM IST