More than 20 people were killed in a stampede at train station in India

In the stampede at the railway station Elphinston in the Indian Mumbai, killed 22 people, another 30 were injured. This was reported by the BBC.

The cause of the stampede was the beginning of a downpour, from-for which the crowd rushed under the roof of a narrow pedestrian bridge.

The representative of Railways Anil Saxena said that the bridge was completely filled with passengers, some of whom were trying to shelter from the rain, and the others to leave the station.

On the scene arrived physicians and rescuers. The wounded were taken to the nearest hospital.

At the station Elphinston intersect the two largest local branches of the train.

The transport infrastructure of Mumbai is often criticized for an outdated and ineffective in a multimillion-dollar flows of passengers every day.




More than 20 people were killed in a stampede at train station in India 29.09.2017

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Сентябрь 29th, 2017 by
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