A large number of people were watching a huge Ravan effigy in flames while standing on the tracks at near Jora Phatak when the train on way from Pathankot to Amritsar mowed them down.
Here’s a list of major train mishaps that happened over a period of two decades:
Amidst all the celebration, several Dussehra revellers were run over by a passing train in Choura Bazar near Amritsar on Friday.
Golmaal movie star Ajay Devgan expressed his grief and took to his Twitter handle writing about Amritsar train tragedy.
Happy Dussehra 2018: Show some love to your favourite people by sending them these pictures and messages.
"Dear professionals associated with the IT sector, technocrats and tech-lovers, I have a request...Have a look at this Open Forum on the 'Narendra Modi Mobile App' and share your views," he tweeted.
Anirban Das Blah was asked to step aside from his position in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against him.
The cricket world is shaken by the phenomenon who has taken two five-fors in one Test in the UAE.
After Myson and Myjaan, Salman Khan loses his third dog MyLove on Thursday. The grieving actor shared throwback pictures of his pooch on social media.
During a Plunkett Shield match between Wellington and Otago played in the former city, both the batsmen slipped while taking the second run and ended up lying flat on the ground.
Kizzie Aur Manny stars Sushant Singh Rajput and Sanjana Singh in lead roles.
ND Tiwari also served as Governor of Andhra Pradesh.
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