President Yoon Suk-yeol, who presided over an emergency meeting on the stampede, ordered officials to swiftly administer first aid and treat the injured, the presidential office said.
The tragic incident, which is one of the world's worst stadium disasters, took place after local team Arema FC lost 2-3 to bitter rivals Persebaya Surabaya in East Java.
The stampede was reported at 5.00 a.m., when a huge crowd of devotees assembled for 'darshan' on the occasion of Ekadashi.
Stampeded-Like Situation In Congress’ ‘Mahila Marathon’ In UP
The DGP was the first who had indicated that the stampede was a result of a scuffle between some people. This was confirmed late night by the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board.
Job aspirants turn up in large numbers during Gram Raksha Dal Recruitment for 600 posts in Palanpur, Gujarat.
Puri: A 70-year-old Habishyali broke her leg after a barricade fell on her at Puri Srimandir due to heavy rush of devotees during ‘Mangala Alati’ of Lord Jagannath today morning. The injured Habishyali has been identified as Bilasini Behera, who was admitted to district headquarters hospital. Behera is a resident of Balitutha area under Markandapur of […]
New Delhi: Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha ruled out the structural strength of the foot overbridge connecting Mumbai’s Parel-Elphinstone Road stations being a factor in Friday’s horrific stampede but later said his remarks were being “distorted”. “The incident has occurred due to stampede. So I don’t think that any question over the foot […]
Mumbai: In a Dussehra-eve tragedy, at least 22 commuters were killed in a stampede on a narrow railway footover bridge connecting the Parel-Elphinstone Road stations of Western Railway here on Friday morning, officials said. At least 24 others were injured, six of them critically, and casualty figures could rise, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Disaster […]
Rome: Over 400 people were injured in a stampede due to a false alarm that caused panic in Italy’s Turin city where Juventus supporters had gathered to watch the Champions League final against Real Madrid on giant TV screens. The incident occurred in the city’s Piazza San Carlo square on Saturday night, Efe news reported. […]
This stampede-like situation was witnessed in a vaccination centre in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara district.