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Mumbai stampede

Elphinstone stampede: WR probe blames rain, gives clean chit to staff

On September 29, atleast 22 people were killed in the rush hour stampede on a narrow overbridge linking Elphinstone Road and Parel stations.

11 Oct 2017 2:08 PM

Flower vendor's 'phool gir gaya' cry set off panic: stampede survivor

On September 29, a massive crowd of morning rush hour commuters had stampeded on the stairwell of a narrow foot overbridge leaving 23 dead.

04 Oct 2017 4:06 PM

More FOBs, escalators at Mumbai stations: Piyush Goyal

To eliminate bureaucracy and delays, the minister directed General Managers of railways to spend whatever is necessary on safety.

30 Sep 2017 4:56 PM

Railways mourn Elphinstone deaths, to not celebrate Dussehra

At least 22 died, 39 injured in the stampede that took place on a foot-over-bridge at Elphinstone railway station, Mumbai.

30 Sep 2017 11:59 AM

Victims’ belongings tell tale of horror that unfolded on FOB

Received calls from relatives of victims on mobiles collected from stampede site, say cops.

30 Sep 2017 1:52 AM


Bravehearts help in rescue operation

They started alerting people and helped to carry the bodies.

30 Sep 2017 1:49 AM

Mumbai experts warn area is a disaster waiting to happen

They have blamed the government for not learning its lessons in time so to avert such disasters.

30 Sep 2017 1:46 AM

Leaders tweet, public rushes to donate blood

The Department of Transfusion Medicine was also alerted about the scarcity.

30 Sep 2017 1:43 AM

Disaster was inevitable, say Residents

Rather, they expressed the view that it was a disaster waiting to happen.

30 Sep 2017 1:39 AM

Indian Railways ignored tweets, letters of ‘deadly foot overbridge’

Commuters had warned railways of overcrowding at foot overbridge via social media in 2016.

30 Sep 2017 1:37 AM


Mumbai stampede a 'massacre', Railways, Govt responsible for mishap: Shiv Sena

Terming the loss of lives in the stampede as unfortunate, Maharashtra Cong chief Ashok Chavan demanded a judicial probe into the incident.

29 Sep 2017 5:21 PM