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


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 his tweets on Mumbai’s Elphinstone Bridge stampede by launching an attack on government. He tweeted, “Human life is unfortunately the cheapest thing. Such a heart wrenching incident, innocent people dying even after paying taxes. “

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“In the city of dreams, people travel with such huge risks. Before anything else, citizens security is the need of the hour, long been ignored.”

Through his tweet, Veeru also expressed his condolences towards the innocent people who lost their lives in the stampede.