12 dead, 13 injured in stampede at Vaishno Devi shrine in J&K

Jammu, Jan 01: At least 12 people were killed and 13 others injured in a stampede at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir’s Katra early on Jan 01.
Vaishno Devi  
The stampede was triggered by a heavy rush of devotees on the first day of the New Year. The yatra (pilgrimage) to the holy shrine has been suspended after the incident.