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Mumbai train station stampede kills at least 22 - Financial Times

At least 22 people have been killed in a stampede at a Mumbai train station, according to local news reports citing city officials. The Press Trust of India said that the disaster happened at around 10:40am, towards the end of the morning rush hour ...and more »

22 Dead, Many Injured In Stampede Near Mumbai's Elphinstone Station - NDTV

The incident took place around 10.30 am during rush hour near a ticket window between the Parel and Elphinstone stations. Mumbai | Reported by Anant R Zanane, Edited by Nonika Marwaha | Updated: September 30, 2017 01:26 IST. 17.7K Shares. EMAIL. PRINT ...and more »

Mumbai Stampede After 4 Trains Came At Same Time, Says Official: 10 Facts - NDTV

The stampede took place during peak office hours in the morning when the foot over-bridge linking Elphinstone station and Parel station was heavily crowded. Mumbai | Edited by Shylaja Varma | Updated: September 29, 2017 15:37 IST. 616 Shares. EMAIL ...and more »

Bullet train project will be demonetisation-like move, says Chidambaram - The Hindu

Former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram. | Photo Credit: PTI. PTI. New Delhi, September 30, 2017 15:13 IST. Updated: September 30, 2017 15:13 IST. more-in. The bullet train project, linking Mumbai and Ahmedabad, is not for ordinary ...and more »

Anatomy of a stampede - Livemint

The police on ground at Elphinstone Station watched haplessly as the situation on the bridge worsened. Photo: PTI. What led to the tragedy at Prabhadevi (still mostly referred to as Elphinstone) Station? What, if anything, could have stopped it? What ...and more »

Apology - The Hindu

The report titled 'Dying woman molested, video shows' (October 1, Mumbai edition) by Vedika Chaubey stated that a video clip showed a bystander molesting a woman who was breathing her last in the stampede at Elphinstone station. A perusal of the clip ...and more »

Mumbai Stampede: PM Modi 'Liar', Won't Allow Bullet Trains In Mumbai, Says Raj Thackeray - NDTV

MNS chief Raj Thackeray claimed that Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu was replaced by Piyush Goyal only to push through the Bullet Train project. "This Goyal is useless, Prabhu was good," he said. Mumbai | Edited by Arun Nair | Updated: September 30 ...and more »

At Least 22 Dead in Mumbai Commuter Stampede - Asharq Al-awsat English

A commuter stampede on a crowded pedestrian bridge connecting two railway stations in India's financial hub Mumbai during the morning rush hour Friday killed at least 22 people, officials said. Dozens of people took shelter on the bridge during a ...and more »

Video: The Stampede On Elphinstone Bridge In Mumbai, 22 dead - NDTV

The stampede broke out around 10.30 am on the bridge between the busy Parel and Elphinstone Road stations in Mumbai. Mumbai | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Updated: September 29, 2017 16:47 IST. 911 Shares. EMAIL. PRINT ...and more »

Property is Expensive And Life is Cheap on Elphinstone Road - The Wire

Passengers caught in a stampede in Mumbai's Elphinstone Road railway station on Friday. Credit: PTI. Home-goers catching a late-night local train on the Western Railway in Mumbai in the late 1960s and early 1970s will recall that suddenly, a little ...and more »