Over 150 dead, 390 wounded in stampede during Haj pilgrimage

Mine (Saudi Arabia), Sept. 24 (ANI): Over 150 people have been killed and 390 wounded in a stampede during Haj pilgrimage outside Mecca in Saudi Arabia.

The stampede occurred during the devil-stoning ritual where Muslim pilgrims throw pebbles at three walls in Mina.

Today was the last day of the pilgrimage.

It is the second tragedy at Mecca in a month. Earlier, the crane collapse at Mecca’s Grand Mosque had killed more than 100 people. (ANI)

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