India, Maharashtra, central place of Nagpur, crowd incident 14/07/1992
An avoidable tragedy
Over a dozen instances of pilgrims being trampled to death have been recorded in independent India, and the common thread running through every such tragedy is the utter failure of the authorities and the public alike to learn any lesson from previous disasters.
Dani exonerates Pawar; Govt rejects report
NAGPUR, DEC 30: The one-man Justice S S Dani Commission, which investigated the deaths of 114 Gowari tribals here in November 1994 has absolved then chief minister Sharad Pawar and three of his Cabinet colleagues of responsibility for the tragedy.
Inquiry clears Pawar of blame for Gowari tragedy
The Justice S S Dani Commission, which investigated the 1994 stampede death of 114 Gowari tribals in Nagpur, has absolved then chief minister Sharad Pawar and his government of any responsibility for the tragedy.