India: Over 90 dead as pilgrims panic on bridge
A STAMPEDE on a bridge outside a Hindu temple killed over 90 people in India, with many of the victims leaping to their deaths in the water below.
Police warned that the number could rise further as medics struggled to make their way through hordes of pilgrims to reach the scene of the tragedy – the latest in a string of disasters at religious festivals.
Gods always respond to their followers’ prayers. But sometimes the response is “Fuck off and die.”