| Updated: Nov 4, 2017, 10:50 IST

Highlights

  • Three people died and 10 others were injured in a stampede in Begusarai, Bihar
  • The stampede occurred at Simaria Ghat, where devotees had gathered for Kartik Purnima celebrations

(Representative image)(Representative image)

NEW DELHI: Three people were killed and at least 10 others injured in a stampede which broke out in Bihar’s Begusarai district, news agency ANI reported on Saturday.

The incident took place at Simaria Ghat in Begusarai, where devotees had thronged to take the holy dip on account of Kartik Purnima celebrations.

Authorities confirmed that the three persons killed were women and said efforts are on to identify the bodies. The wounded have been rushed to hospitals for medical treatment.

Further details awaited…

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