Kumbh Mela stampede kills dozens in northern India
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Kumbh Mela: Stampede at Allahabad station; many feared dead
1954 Kumbh Mela stampede occurred in 1954 at Kumbha Mela on 3 February 1954 in Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh state in India. It was the main bathing day of Mauni Amavasya, when the incident took place. During the festival 4–5 million pilgrims had taken part that year, which was also the first Kumbh Mela after the Independence.