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

Mumbai: 22 people have been killed and over 30 seriously injured in a stampede that broke out in Mumbai this morning during peak office hours on a bridge linking two suburban train stations. The incident took place at around 10:30 am on the foot over ...and more »

Mumbai: Stampede at Elphinstone railway station; 22 dead, 39 injured - Deccan Chronicle

At least 22 people were killed and 39 others were injured in a stampede on a foot overbridge at Elphinstone Road railway station in Mumbai on Friday. (Photo: Congress Twitter). The incident reportedly took place around 10:45 am due to rush between ...and more »

22 dead, several injured in stampede at Mumbai's Elphinstone Road station - The Hindu

Mumbai - Twenty two people have been reported dead and 32 (23 men and 9 women) have been injured in a stampede that occurred at the Elphinstone Road railway station on Friday morning. While some of them were declared dead before admission, others died ...and more »

Elphinstone Road stampede: Fatalities could have been fewer if Western Railway stopped trains - The Hindu

The number of fatalities and injuries at the Elphinstone Road railway station stampede could possibly have been significantly fewer, or even avoided altogether, if the Western Railway officials on duty at the station had shown presence of mind and ...and more »

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

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 after midnight, compartments at Lower Parel and Elphinstone Road would fill to the brim. Mills would run ...and more »

Elphinstone Road stampede: Prabhu's office denies allegations against minister - The Hindu

The office of the commerce and industry minister Suresh Prabhu termed the Elphinstone Road Station Foot Over Bridge (FOB) stampede incident in Mumbai, which left 22 dead and over 30 injured, as “unfortunate”, but said Mr. Prabhu, as the railway ...and more »

Mumbai Locals: World's Busiest Urban Rail System Is Also Its Deadliest - India Spend

The death of 22 in a stampede on a bridge on September 29, 2017, propelled the pressures on the Mumbai's local trains to headline news, but at least nine commuters die (as IndiaSpend has previously reported) every day on the world's busiest–and ...and more »

The Mumbai rail stampede was waiting to happen. Here's how we can prevent a similar tragedy -

We need to build a a city where people are encouraged to walk or take public transport, and not get killed for doing so. by Madhav Pai. Published Sep 30, 2017 · 06:30 am. The Mumbai rail stampede was waiting to happen. Here's how we can prevent a ...and more »

Elphinstone stampede: Mumbai city cops, Railway police argue over jurisdiction - The Hindu

In the immediate aftermath of the stampede at Elphinstone Road railway station's north foot overbridge (FOB), commuters witnessed the unedifying spectacle of the Government Railway Police (GRP) and the Mumbai Police arguing over whose jurisdiction the ...and more »

Crushed: What happened at Mumbai's Elphinstone Road railway station - The Hindu

Scores of people unprepared for rain tried to stay dry on the bridge, while others tried to push through, resulting in a stampede that killed 22 and injured 39. As he cleared the last few steps leading to the foot overbridge (FOB) at Elphinstone Road ...and more »