Elphinstone stampede: Elder brother survives while younger one dies in stampede

In the stampede that took place today morning at Elphinstone station this morning. Akash Parab (19) and Rohit Parab (11) two brothers suffered through a terrible incident, while Akash has leg injuries, his brother Rohit is still missing

Elphinstone stampede: Elder brother survives while younger one dies in stampedeBrothers share a strong bond since childhood; they play together, take care of each other and grow up together. Then, imagine the sorrow of one brother losing the other. How overwhelming would it be for you? In the gruesome stampede that occurred during the peak hours at Mumbai’s Elphinstone station two brothers suffered an inexplicable […]

Elphinstone stampede: Passengers lose lives during morning rush hour

On Friday morning, an unfortunate and horrific stampede occurred at around 10:30 am, during morning rush hour amid a heavy downpour on a foot-over bridge in Mumbai's Elphinstone station, which connects two of the city's major local lines. While, many family members mourn the death of their loved ones

Elphinstone stampede: Passengers lose lives during morning rush hourBefore the incident took place, office-goers had gathered on the foot-over bridge connecting Elphinstone and Parel stations, where the  stampede took place. At least 22 passengers were killed and 39 were injured in a stampede at Mumbai’s Elphinstone railway station, amongst which was Richard Fernandes’s wife Theresa. Richard Fernandes, a Dadar resident  lost his 39-year-old wife […]

Elphinstone bridge stampede: ‘Human life is unfortunately the cheapest thing’

Former ace cricketer and commentator Virender Sehwag, is not only good with his bat but also with his words. On field, Veeru is known for his flawless batting and impeccable shots and off field, for his straightforwardness. He is vocal about the issues which are a matter of a concern to the society. In a series of tweets, the fierce cricketer has criticised the government

Elphinstone bridge stampede: ‘Human life is unfortunately the cheapest thing’At least 22 passengers were killed and 39 are injured in a stampede at Mumbai’s Elphinstone railway station. The incident occurred during peak hours following rains. This horrific incident shook the entire nation and many took to twitter to express their condolences, amongst which, was former cricketer and commentator Virender Sehwag. Veeru strikes back with […]

Elphinstone bridge stampede: Had she travelled with her father…

When it rains heavily in Mumbai, it brings back the old fear. This morning saw another tragedy in Mumbai when it was raining heavily. As on Friday, At least 22 passengers were killed, amongst which, 22-year-old Shraddha Varpe lost her life. Surprisingly, her father was also in the same train, but he was lucky to have been survived

Elphinstone bridge stampede: Had she travelled with her father…Like every day, Shraddha Varpe, a 22-year-old resident of Kalyan, who worked in her father’s office, left for work. But this day will haunt Shraddha’s family forever, as, Shraddha will never return. Every day, Shraddha would travel with her father in a gent’s compartment. But today, due to Navratri she wore a saree and headed […]

42-year-old working woman injured in Elphinstone bridge stampede

At least 22 people were killed and 36 are injured in a stampede at Mumbai’s Elphinstone railway station. The incident occurred during peak hours following rains. In this horrific incident, Sharayu Gavde, a 42-year-old woman was injured and suffered chest pain and vomiting

42-year-old working woman injured in Elphinstone bridge stampedeLakhs of people travel from local trains, which is the life-line of Mumbai. And one amongst them is Sharayu Gavde. Unlike every day, Gavde left from home for her workplace, which is located at Jogani Industries in Parel. But little did she know that, an unfortunate incident will leave her scared for the rest of […]

Elphinstone stampede: Passengers suffer serious injuries

At least 22 passengers were killed and 36 are injured in a stampede at Mumbai’s Elphinstone railway station. The incident occurred during peak hours following rains

Elphinstone stampede: Passengers suffer serious injuriesOn Friday, at 10.30 am, when the incident took place the foot over-bridge was heavily crowded. People were standing on the stairs and on the foot over-bridge waiting for the rains to stop. But, in the meanwhile, more and more people kept coming, after which there was a chaos and stampede occurred. 22 people (18 […]

Elphinstone stampede: PM Narendra Modi takes the note of the situation

On Friday, around 10:30 am due to heavy rains, passengers had gathered on Elphinstone and Parel connecting bridge. The stampede took place on foot over bridge linking Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban railway stations, after which PM Modi took to twitter. Maharashtra Government orders probe

Elphinstone stampede: PM Narendra Modi takes the note of the situationPM Modi tweeted, “My deepest condolences to all those who have lost their lives due to the stampede in Mumbai. Prayers with those who are injured.” He also tweeted, “Situation in Mumbai is being continuously monitored. @PiyushGoyal is in Mumbai taking stock of the situation & ensuring all assistance.” CM Devendra Fadnavis tweeted, “Enquiry will […]

Mumbai: 22 dead, over 39 injured in a stampede at Elphinstone railway station

On Friday, around 10:30 am due to heavy rains, passengers had gathered on Elphinstone and Parel connecting bridge. The stampede took place on foot-over bridge linking Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban railway stations

Mumbai: 22 dead, over 39 injured in a stampede at Elphinstone railway stationIn a rush-hour stampede, 22 killed (18 male, 4 female)  and over 30 injured, as a crowd tried to leave a narrow foot over-bridge connecting two busy train stations. Injured admitted to KEM Hospital in Parel. While speaking to My Medical Mantra about the unfortunate incident, Niket Kaushik, Railway police commissioner said, “The incident occurred around […]

Meet crusader Mumtaz Shaikh who initiated ‘Right to Pee’ campaign for women

Women are at par with men in many fields. But there is one thing of which, they have been excessively shy about. Yes! That is urinating at public places. Often, women hesitate to discuss this neglected issue. Mumtaz Shaikh, a Mumbaikar, started the campaign 'Right to Pee' with  a simple mantra to fight to provide a basic sanitation facility for women

Meet crusader Mumtaz Shaikh who initiated ‘Right to Pee’ campaign for womenEven after modernisation, women lack those essential sanitation facilities. While the torch bearer Mumtaz Shaikh, has fought a long battle to get toilets for women through her ‘Right to Pee’ movement. Mumtaz Shaikh who works with Committee of Resource Organisation (CORO) since 17 years informed, “The Grass root Fellowship Program is being implemented by this […]

Lifestyle changes have made us vulnerable to heart attacks

An early onset of heart ailments is well known problem, nowadays. Doctors say that one of the most important factors is the lifestyle that we have adopted. Earlier this week, a 24-year-old boy from Mumbai was admitted to Global Hospitals due a massive heart attack. All of this is an indicates that we do need to call out the early onset of heart attacks in people

Lifestyle changes have made us vulnerable to heart attacksHeart attack in the current times is one of the most commonly heard health occurrences. The onset of heart ailments, a decade ago was in 60’s but seems like the onset now has dropped to 40’s now. But in a sad twist of events, even this seems to have dropped down now. A 24-year-old boy […]