Rath Yatra in Puri: 1 dead, several injured amid stampede-like situation during procession

July 8, 2024 - PatialaPolitics

Rath Yatra in Puri: 1 dead, several injured amid stampede-like situation during procession

In a tragic incident, one devotee died while 15 others were injured following a stampede during the Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath in Puri, Odisha on Sunday. The injured devotees were immediately admitted to the hospital, however, most of them suffered minor injuries and were subsequently discharged from the hospital after primary treatment. Meanwhile, the treatment of seriously injured devotees was underway.