On Sunday, protestors demanded that the missing persons be traced and also adequate compensation be given to families of the victims.
21 Oct 2018 4:05 PM
Earlier, agitated protestors resorted to stone-pelting and clashed with security personnel.
21 Oct 2018 1:16 PM
A group of youths raised slogans against the district administration claiming that some people were still missing.
21 Oct 2018 11:36 AM
An organiser boasted before Navjot Kaur Sidhu that over 5,000 people were standing on train tracks to witness function.
21 Oct 2018 11:27 AM
Municipal corporation councillor Vijay Madan, her son Sourabh Madan Mithu, main organisers of Dussehra event, have gone underground.
21 Oct 2018 8:46 AM
Most people who were mowed down by the speeding train were migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
21 Oct 2018 6:35 AM
Toll rises to 59, railways rules out punitive action against driver.
21 Oct 2018 4:13 AM
Railway officials said that the accident was a 'clear case of trespassing' and no permission was granted for the event.
20 Oct 2018 5:47 PM
The accident has claimed 61 lives so far out of which 39 bodies have been identified by the authorities.
20 Oct 2018 4:04 PM
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh said four weeks have been given to submit the report to find out who was at fault.
20 Oct 2018 3:05 PM
'Nobody has done it deliberately. However, there is a big negligence,' Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Amritsar train accident.
20 Oct 2018 2:37 PM
Singh had completed his act on-stage and was at the event to collect a shield of appreciation when the tragedy hit him.
20 Oct 2018 2:07 PM
Before train going to Amritsar that mowed down revellers, two trains passed through tracks, but they slowed down their speed, local claimed.
20 Oct 2018 10:30 AM
Ashwani Lohani asserted that Railways was not informed about Dussehra celebrations taking place near the main line.
20 Oct 2018 9:41 AM
At least 61 people died near Amritsar when train ran through crowd that had assembled across tracks to watch Dussehra event.
20 Oct 2018 9:03 AM
Sound of firecrackers prevented people from noticing train bearing down on them at breakneck speed.
20 Oct 2018 8:44 AM
Some said people could not hear the sound of the approaching train due to bursting of fire-crackers.
20 Oct 2018 5:31 AM
'A train travelling at fast speed ran over several people during Dussehra celebrations in Choura Bazar,' eyewitnesses said.
19 Oct 2018 8:20 PM
The assistant inspector general of police (AIG), however, refuted the allegations, terming them as baseless.
29 Sep 2018 1:18 PM
Addressing press conference, IG, Border Range, Amritsar said Simranjit Kaur was promised a job as domestic help there by her travel agents.
31 Jul 2018 12:47 PM