India stampede death toll rises to 115

Indian authorities have said the death toll in Sunday's stampede at a temple in the central state of Madhya Pradesh has crossed 115.

Police say the chaos broke out as rumours spread that the bridge over the Sindh River was collapsing.

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India temple stampede: 115 dead

At least 115 people have died and 100 others are injured after a crowd crossing a bridge to a temple in central India stampeded.