Kathmandu Stadium crowd incident 12/03/1988
93 Die in Nepal Stadium Stampede : Soccer Fans Rush to Locked Exits in Sudden Hailstorm
KATMANDU, Nepal —
Thousands of soccer fans stampeded into locked stadium exits to escape a sudden hailstorm Saturday, killing at least 93 in the crush, witnesses and hospital sources said.
Dasharath Stadium marks 25th year of disaster
KATHMANDU: At the time when the Dasharath Stadium is hosting one of the biggest tournaments – AFC Challenge Cup — in Nepal’s football history, it will also mark March 12 as the 25th memorial of one of the major football disasters in the world.