Chhath Puja in Bihar, Aurangabad: A major tragedy has occurred due to a stampede during Chhath Puja (Chhath Puja 2019) on Saturday in Aurangabad, Bihar. Two children died in this stampede. While many people are said to be injured. According to media reports, the dead include a 6-year-old child from Bihta in Patna and a one-and-a-half-year-old girl from Sahar in Bhojpur. There are also reports of injuries to some people who have been admitted to the nearest hospital.
A stampede in Aurangabad: Let me tell you that during the Chhath evening of Saturday, a sudden stampede occurred in the fair held at Dev in Aurangabad district of Bihar. Due to which more than a dozen people were injured. While two children died in the crowd. One of the dead was Prince Kumar (4 years) and the other was the child Rinku Kumari (7 years).
Why stampede: After this incident, the police say that there was a big fair in Dev regarding Chhath Puja. However, why the stampede in this fair was not known yet. It is being told that as soon as people saw each other running, they also started running around and there was panic and panic in the fair area. After a long time, the administration managed to get the situation under control.
The incident happened earlier also: Let me tell you that in the year 2012 in Bihar, there was a big accident during Chhath Puja. Then, during the accident in Patna, a bridge made of bamboo was broken and 18 people lost their lives in the stampede.