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Many dead in India Hindu temple stampede

At least 60 pilgrims have been killed in a stampede near a Hindu temple in central India, police have said.

Thousands had gathered at the Ratangarh temple, about 60km (37 miles) from Datia town in Madhya Pradesh state, for a religious festival.

BBC World Service's South Asia editor Anbarasan Ethirajan reports.

  • 13 Oct 2013
  • From the section India