New Delhi, Oct 19: Tragedy struck Punjab on Dussehra day with many feared run over by train. The incident happened during Ravan Dahan when crowd was watching the effigy of Ravana being burnt near Joda Phatak. More than 50 feared dead. The train was coming from Pathankot to Amritsar. Families of victims have accussed that the train was allowed despite the fact all officials knew about function, yet the train did not slow.
Reports say that with the deafening sound of crackers the crowd could not see the fast moving train which resulted in a mini massacre. Many have been injured in the incident and are being shifted to the hospital.News24 Bureau