Bihar stampede: 3 killed, more than 12 injured at Simaria Ghat in Begusarai

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Bihar stampede | Two killed, over dozen injured in Begusarai
Bihar stampede | Two killed, over dozen injured in Begusarai

Patna: At least three pilgrims died and over a dozen others were injured on Saturday in a stampede on the banks of the Ganga river in Bihar’s Begusarai district, an official said.

The incident took place at a major bathing spot at Simaria ghat on the occasion of Kartik Purnima, when thousands of pilgrims gathered for the holy dip.

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According to district police officials, the stampede was caused by some rumours.

More details are awaited…