3 dead, 10 injured in a stampede in Begusari in 'Kartik Punima snan'

New Delhi, Nov 4: In an unfortunate incident 3 people have died and more than 10 are injured after stampede at Simaria Ghat in Bihar's Begusarai. The devotees were at the Ganga ghat on the occasion og Kartik Purnima. It is said that a holy dip in The Ganges on the occasion of Kartik Purnima is very auspicious and devotees throng to take a ip in the river on this day.

The injured have been rushed to the nearby hospital. There is also an Ardhkumbh going on  at the Simaria Ghat. The district administration has rushed to the spot.

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