Three killed in stampede during Pushkaram celebration

Three killed in stampede during Pushkaram celebration

Three pioneers were killed and two others harmed when a charge broke out at Pushkar ghat on the banks of Godavari waterway on the first day of “Pushkaram” celebration today.

The occurrence happened when countless were making headway to take a sacred dunk in the stream, said Kulasekhar, dy SP East Godavari area.

He said the perished are senior natives and police are yet to set up their personality.

‘Godavari “Pushkaram” is the once in 144-year occasion devoted to adoring waterways in the two conditions of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

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