Vaishno Devi stampede kills 12, Govt asks witnesses to share evidence

A day after the stampede, authorities tightened arrangements with full deployment of security personnel and announced a slew of steps to prevent congestion at the temple as the rush of pilgrims continued.

Vaishno Devi stampede kills 12, Govt asks witnesses to share evidence
Crowd at Vaishno Devi Temple Credits — TOI

The Jammu & Kashmir Government has requested people to share facts, statements, or electronic evidence regarding the tragic incident which took place at the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Ji Shrine in Katra on Jan. 1.

A high-level inquiry has already been ordered into the stampede that took place at the shrine, in which 12 people were killed.