At least 12 pilgrims were killed in a stampede at a Hindu temple in Kashmir.
According to senior police officer Mukesh Singh, 14 were injured.
All victims of the stampede were hospitalized. According to the official, the panic began when a huge crowd arrived to mark the beginning of the New Year and entered the Vaishno Devi Bhavan temple.
An investigation was launched into the incident. The circumstances of the crush are being established.