Journal : People's Daily (Chinese) Date : Author : - Page No. : 21
URL : :http://paper.people.com.cn/rmrb/html/2015-07/15/nw.D110000renmrb_20150715_7-21.htm

New Delhi, July 14   On Tuesday, 27 people have been killed and around 30 were injured in a stampede during a religious festival in Southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday, spokesperson of the state said.

 

The accident happened in the Rajahmundry district at Pushkaram, during a religious festival in India. Pilgrims went to take dip in the water one after another in the Godavari River early in the morning. At 8 in the morning, the first group of pilgrims went ashore when pilgrims on the bank swarmed forward and shoved them down. After the tragedy, Indian PM Modi expressed his deep grief. The State Government of Andhra Pradesh stated that it would allocate money to the bereaved family and cover the medical expenses of the injured.

 

印度安得拉邦发生踩踏事故致27人死亡

来源:《人民日报》时间:2015年7月15日

人民日报记者/邹松 发自新德里

印度安得拉邦发生踩踏事故致27人死亡

本报新德里7月14日电  (记者邹松)印度南部的安得拉邦新闻发言人14日证实,当天的浴河节活动发生踩踏事故,目前已造成27人死亡,另有约30人受伤被送往医院。

这起踩踏事故发生在安得拉邦拉贾蒙德里市。据当地警方透露,14日正值宗教节日普什喀拉鲁节,从日出时分开始,朝圣者纷纷前往当地的戈达瓦里河沐浴。当日早晨8时,第一批朝圣者沐浴完从河中返回岸上时,他们被迎面蜂拥而下的信徒挤倒。惨剧发生后,印度总理莫迪通过官方推特表示深切悲痛,安得拉邦政府声明将拨款抚恤死难者,同时承担受伤者的医疗费用。

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