Three died of suffocation in Siwan and Rohtas on the first Monday of Sawan, stampede in Mahendranath temple

Pankaj Prasad
Three died of suffocation in Siwan
Three died of suffocation in Siwan

In Siwan district, a stampede broke out during the offering of water on the first Monday of Sawan.

Today, on the first Monday of Sawan, there is a huge crowd of devotees to offer water in the pagodas. Due to Corona, the Shravani fair could not be organized for two years, due to which this time there is an influx of devotees. Meanwhile, a stampede broke out while offering water to the Mahendra Nath temple in Siwan district in which two devotees died. While another woman has been injured. On the other hand, a jawan died of suffocation in Rohtas's Gupta Dham.

The injured were admitted to the hospital 

The deceased woman has been identified as Lilavati Devi, wife of Motab Chaudhary, a resident of Pratappur in Hussainganj police station area, and Suhagmati Devi, a resident of Pathar village under Jiradei police station area. At the same time, the injured woman has been identified as Shiv Kumari, wife of Janak Dev Bhagat, a resident of Pratappur. There was chaos in the temple premises after the incident. The injured woman has been admitted to Siwan Sadar Hospital for treatment.

death of two women 

There is a huge crowd of devotees for worship on the first Monday at Mahendranath temple located in Mehdar under Siwan block of Siwan. As soon as the doors of the temple were opened for worship at 3 o'clock in the morning, a large number of people started entering the market together, due to which there was a stampede. In which two women were crushed to death while three devotees were injured. According to the information, the relatives took the dead bodies in their possession and went home with the dead body.

Police reached the spot 

As soon as the information about the incident was received, Siswan police station and Chainpur Mahadeva OP police made a security cordon in the temple premises. Along with this, a stern warning has also been issued against those who push. Police have been deployed for security in the same crowded area. At present the condition of the temple is normal.

One died due to suffocation in Rohtas 

On the other hand, a jawan of the Home Defense Corps died due to suffocation in Rohtas's Gupta Dham Chenari. The deceased is said to be 55-year-old Ramraj Paswan of Nayak Pur village of Chenari. The deceased has been told to be working in Police Line Dehri. On the information of death due to suffocation inside the cave, the next action of the police is going on.