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Fatal crowd accident at a disputed Hindu shrine in Kashmir

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On New Year’s Day, at least 12 people were killed and more than 12 were injured at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine.

File Image: Hindu believers enter the holy cave of the Hindu goddess Weishnodevi, the goddess of power, during the Navaratri festival in the Trickta Hills, about 58 km (36 miles) north of the northern Indian city of Jammu. Wait for it to come in. (Reuters)

At least 12 people were killed and 13 injured at a religious shrine early Saturday in Kashmir, an Indian-controlled shrine, officials said.

“At least 12 people were killed and 13 were injured … The route to the shrine on the hill was full of believers trying to visit and pray for the usual New Year, so the victims are higher. It could be, “said officials.

India’s President Ram Nath Kovind expressed his condolences to the unfortunate incident and said he “wants a quick recovery of the injured.”

This is a developing story …

Source: AFP



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