Death toll in Mumbai’s Elphinstone foot overbridge stampede rises to 23

Hiloni, 22 Her aunt Bharati Arya, who was also at the hospital, said Hiloni’s mother had kept a fast in Navratri for her well-being, and nobody had the heart to tell her that Hiloni was no more. “Her parents and her grandparents were so happy when she completed her chartered accountancy and found a job.… Continue reading Death toll in Mumbai’s Elphinstone foot overbridge stampede rises to 23

22 railway commuters killed in stampede on foot overbridge in Mumbai

In a Dussehra-eve tragedy, at least 22 commuters were killed in a stampede on a narrow railway foot overbridge connecting the Parel-Elphinstone Road stations of Western Railway here on Friday morning, officials said. At least 32 others were injured, many critically, and casualty figures could go up, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corp (BMC) Disaster Control said… Continue reading 22 railway commuters killed in stampede on foot overbridge in Mumbai