Rajahmundry, AP: 3 Died in Rajahmundry on 1st Day of Pushkaralu 2015. Going into the news today on 14th July, 2015 Pushkaralu has been started. At around 6:00 AM in morning Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Mr. N Chandrababu Naidu had holy dip in Godavari.
3 Died in Rajahmundry on 1st Day of Pushkaralu 2015
Main News: Near Kotagummam Pushkar ghat, which lies at the center of the city, at first entrance disaster happened this morning. Due to heavy rush of pilgrims who came from long distances to have holy pushkar bath human stampede took place. In this incident 3 died and few of them injured. Many female pilgrims fainted and their health condition is serious. They have been rushed to hospital by other pilgrims and police.
These pilgrims were trying to climb a wall near by to get inside soon and have their bath. But unfortunately it failed and resulted in loss of three lives. It is been observed police were doing first aid treatment in live footage. It looks like health department is not nearby the ghats. No doctor is present in the video anywhere.
Knowing this news AP CM rushed to the location and talked on the incident with respective offers of the department.
It is suggested to take safety precaution steps for pilgrims. Do not be hurry in completing your Pushkar Bath. Follow the rules. Ask police for any help.
Live Video Footage of 3 Died in Rajahmundry on 1st Day of Pushkaralu 2015