Gangasagar Mela Stampede, 6 dead (15 January 2017)

In a stampede at Gangasagar Mela, 6 people dead and several injured. On 15 January 2017, as a part of Makara Sankranti Mela at Gangasagar, West Bengal, more than a million devotees (10-12 lakh people) have performed Punya Snan. Six people are reported dead in a deadly stampede at The Gangasagar Mela in West Bengal […]

Hindus worldwide shocked on India’s failure at containing frequent stampedes

Shocked and dismayed at the August 10 stampede at Belabagan More temple in Deogarh district of Jharkhand (India) reportedly killing and injuring many pilgrims, Hindus worldwide are highly critical of frequent occurrences of deadly stampedes at religious gatherings in India. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that although […]

Stampede at Deogarh Belabagan Temple, Jharkhand – 11 dead

In a stampede at Deogarh Belabagan Temple, Jharkhand, at least 11 people died and 20 others were injured. As per the officials, the death toll is likely to rise. The stampede took place early on Monday (10 August 2015) as a large crowd gathered for the Sawan Somvar celebrations at Deogarh’s Belabagan temple. The lane […]

Hindupad pays condolences to Pratapgarh Ram Janaki Temple Stampede

More than 63 persons were killed in Uttar Pradesh Pratapgarh Ram Janaki Temple stampede occurred on March 4, 2010. Around 10,000 people were gathered for a religious festival in Kripaluji Ashram in Kunda, Mangarh area of Pratapgarh district in Uttar Pradesh. More than 400 people were injured as per the local sources. Hindupad team pays […]

63 dead in Uttar Pradesh Temple Stampede – Pratapgarh Ramjanki Temple Stampede

More than 63 persons were dead in a stampede occurred at a temple in Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh, on March 4th, 2010. All of the 63 bodies found dead were of women and children. The crowd was gathered during a religious festival near Ramjanki Temple in Kunda town in Mangarh area of Pratapgarh district. Around 100 […]